Dec 01, 2022  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)

APR 117 - Carpentry Framing and Introduction to Concrete

3 Credit(s)

Designed for Oregon state-recognized apprentices employed in the carpentry trade. The curriculum is competency-based and modular in format. This course introduces students to framing roofs, windows and exterior doors, as well as an introduction to concrete.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

1. Identify the methods used to calculate the length of a rafter (27107-06).

2. Use a rafter framing square, speed square, and calculator in laying out a roof (27107-06).

3. Frame a gable roof with vent openings (27107-06).

4. Identify various types of fixed, sliding, and swinging windows (27109-06).

5. State the requirements for a proper window installation (27109-06).

6. Identify the common types of exterior doors and explain how they are constructed (27109-06).

7. Identify the parts of a door installation (27109-06).

8. Describe the composition of concrete (27108-06).

9. Identify types of concrete reinforcement materials and describe their uses (27108-06).

10. Identify the parts of various types of forms (27108-06).

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)