ADDITIONS AND RETROFIT
- Program: Carpentry
- Course: Additions and Retrofit
- Course #: CARP1130
- Total Credits: 2
Course DescriptionThis course introduces the student to construction processes used to attach and/or modify rooms, porches and garages. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.
Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.
Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).
The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify materials on the existing structure
Assess existing framing conditions
Assess existing exterior conditions
Evaluate plumbing/electrical/heating involvement
Estimate materials required
Examine demolition methods
Apply floor/wall framing techniques
Apply roof framing techniques
Employ exterior finish techniques
Examine methods of connecting to existing structures
Practice safe work habits
- Lab: 2
MnTC Goal: 0
- Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie
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