CARPT203 - Stairs

This course is an introduction to the design and construction of residential and commercial stair systems. Topics include stair design factor, building code requirements, stair layout, cutting, installation and various tread/riser installations.

Credits: 3

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Summer


  1. Define rise and total rise, run and total run
  2. Define stringers
  3. Identify the basic shapes of stairways
  4. Layout rise and run for stairways
  5. Layout stair story pole
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