This program prepares the learner with skills and knowledge for a career in residential carpentry. Technical and general studies courses provide the learner with a mix of technical and general education, theory and hands-on learning experiences. The learner progresses from basic skills to those required of a carpenter. General areas of study include building codes, blueprint reading, estimating, site layout, concrete, framing, interior and exterior finish, cabinet construction and installation, and decks. The program provides graduates with skills required of a carpenter in a variety of building construction settings common in both rural and metropolitan areas.