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Carpentry - Floor and Framing Skills

Campus Location: Calmar, Peosta

Program Entry: Fall

Award: Certificate

Description:

This certificate offers hands-on training in floor systems and framing for the construction of residential and small commercial-type structures. You learn floor framing, wall framing, roof framing, roofing, siding and exterior millwork on a student building project.

Carpentry - Floor and Framing Skills

Admissions Requirements:

Submission of your official high school transcript with ACT score.
Submission of transcript from any college or university previously attended.
Completion of ACCUPLACER assessment if necessary.

Carpentry - Floor and Framing Skills

Academic Requirements:

Minimum Credits: 13.5

View the printable Ed Plan.

Term 1
CourseTitleCredits
CON:391 Construction II 3.0
CON:392 Construction Lab II 10.5

Carpentry - Floor and Framing Skills

Employment Information:

Iowa Workforce Development Estimated Salary

  • $22,840 - $36,113 - Region 1: Carpenters
  • $26,430 - $33,379 - Region 1: Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
  • $22,881 - $31,150 - Region 1: Construction Laborers
  • $23,083 - $30,772 - Statewide: Roofers
  • $29,017 - $38,814 - Statewide: Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
  • $43,572 - $68,663 - Statewide: Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products
  • $35,454 - $52,368 - Statewide: Cost Estimators
  • $45,805 - $69,359 - Statwide: Construction Managers

Iowa Workforce Development Estimated Annual Openings (Statewide)

1,320

Carpentry - Floor and Framing Skills

Additional Information:

The Calmar carpentry program is recognized by the NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research). In addition, all Calmar carpentry students will become SOHA certified through Career Safe Online.

Facilities

Off-campus Building Site (Calmar)
Job Site House Project (Peosta, various locations)

Contacts

Lenny Graves
Dean of Career and Technical Education
800.728.2256, ext. 240
gravesl@nicc.edu

Brian Ondrashek
Carpentry Instructor-Calmar
800.728.2256, ext. 480
ondrashekb@nicc.edu

Terry Burds
Carpentry Instructor-Peosta
800.728.7367, ext. 238
burdst@nicc.edu