CARPT104 - Construction Materials

The selection and installation of various types of construction materials is emphasized. Students identify the types and sizes of lumber, the use of fasteners in carpentry, and the installation of hardware.

Credits: 2

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Spring


  1. Define and describe hardwood and softwood
  2. Define and describe nominal size and dress sized lumber
  3. Identify and describe the benefits of engineered lumber
  4. Identify the types and sizes of nails, screws, and fasteners commonly used in the construction industry