CARPT202 - Wall and Ceiling Construction

Students demonstrate how to frame walls and ceilings according to federal, state, and local requirements.

Credits: 5

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Summer


  1. Define the rough opening sizes for doors and windows
  2. Define trimmers, cripples, headers and corners
  3. Describe the structural importance of sheathing in wall framing
  4. Identify the different components in load bearing and non-load bearing walls
  5. Layout stud spacing using 16" on center spacing
  6. Perform proper nailing when building wall components