Carpentry Student


Category: Building and Landscape
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Program Description

Would you like to build a career as a carpenter? Then start with the Carpentry program at HTC. As a student you will gain the knowledge and hands-on experience to construct, install, erect and repair structures to comply with all existing codes and in a manner that exhibits skill and craftsmanship. You will also learn to read blueprints, sketches and specifications for types of materials required and standards of work. Get hands-on training with hand tools, power tools and equipment. From floor and wall framing to roofing to insulation, this program gives you the foundation for a career in carpentry.

Students also learn to incorporate appropriate (climate specific) building materials, systems and technologies, and make design and material selections based on current applied building-science principles and sustainable design/green building practices.

Program Information



Class Time: Day and Evening 
Semester: Fall Semester 
Campus: Eden Prairie and Brooklyn Park Campus
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