P.O. Box 1258 Majuro, Republic of the Marshall Islands MH

+692 625-3394

Certificate of Completion (C.C) in Carpentry

The Vocational Education Department offers a Certificate of Completion in Carpentry. The One year certificate program exposes students to the knowledge and skills relating to the construction industry, with a focus on carpentry. Among major topics to be covered are blueprint reading, building construction (footing and foundation, floors, walls, ceiling, and roof framing/finishing) construction materials, tools, and safety.         

 

Program Learning Outcomes 

Upon graduation a student will

  • Demonstrate basic construction fundamentals

  • Demonstrate basic framing and finishing fundamentals

  • Practice construction safety precautions

  • Identify and use basic hand tools and power tools

  • Read and interpret plans and drawings

  • Perform basic masonry/concrete work

  • Demonstrate and practice essential employability skills

 

 

Program Requirements for a Certificate of Completion in Carpentry

I. General Core Requirements: 

13 credits

VCARP 050 English for Specific Purposes Vocational Education I

3

VCARP 051 English for Specific Purposes Vocational Education II

3

VCARP 060 Math for Construction I

3

VCARP 061 Math for Construction II

4

II. Carpentry Requirements:

30 credits

VCARP 101 Introduction to Construction

3

VCARP 102 Construction Safety: Tools and Equipment

2

VCARP 103 Blueprint Reading for Construction 

3

VCARP 104 Footing and Foundation 

3

VCARP 105 Interior Finishing and Cabinet Making 

3

VCARP 201 Roof Framing and Exterior Finishing  

3

VCARP 202 Floor, Wall, and Ceiling Framing  

3

VCARP 210 Carpentry Internship

10

III. Total Credits Required for Graduation:

43 credits

 

 

Sample Course Sequencing for Certificate of Completion in Carpentry: 

I. First Semester 

17 Credits

 VCARP 050

3

 VCARP 060 

 VCARP 101

 VCARP 102  

 VCARP 103

 VCARP 104

 II. Second Semester

 16 Credits

 VCARP 051

3

 VCARP 061

 VCARP 105  

 VCARP 201

 VCARP 202

 III. Third Semester

 10 Credits

 VCARP 210   

 10

 Total Required for Graduation:

 43 Credits


 

For more information or questions on the Certificate of completion in Carpentry Program, please contact:

Richard Muller

Chair, Carpentry Department

CMI Araak Campus

Majuro, MH, 96960

Email: 528-5038 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Telephone Number: 692-625-3394 ext 222

 

 

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