Building Construction

Building Construction
Comparison of Carpentry with Industrial Arts Woodwork - Carpentry Manitoba Technical Vocational Framework of Outcomes has been developed to prepare high school students for a career in one specific trade. In this case, students will learn the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to work as carpenters.

CAI10S – Introduction to Carpentry (Course Fee $20) - This optional course allows students to explore carpentry. It is offered as either a full credit.


CAF20S - Carpentry Fundamentals (Course Fee $20) - This course gives students a broad, introductory overview to the carpentry cluster. Students will develop the basic knowledge, skills and attitudes related to carpentry. Curriculum content focuses on an introduction to the building process. The emphasis will be on project based activities.


CTE30S - Carpentry Tools and Equipment (Course Fee $20) - In this course, students will learn about hand, power, pneumatic, stationary, measuring, layout tools and equipment, and their applications, maintenance and procedures for use. It includes many of the objectives found in Level 1 Unit A3 Tools and Equipment from Apprenticeship Manitoba.


FRM30S – Framing (Course Fee $20) - In this course, students will learn basic framing techniques. It includes many of the objectives found in Level 1 Unit A6 Wood and Wood Products from Apprenticeship Manitoba.


EIF30S – Exterior/Interior Finishing (Course Fee $20) - In this course, students will learn basic installation techniques for interior and / or exterior finishes. It includes many of the objectives found in Level 1 Unit A7 Non-wood Products from Apprenticeship Manitoba.


SUR40S – Surveying and Concrete (Course Fee $20) - In this course, students will demonstrate knowledge of site layout tools, equipment and processes. They will also demonstrate knowledge of concrete and concrete products, footings, slab-on-grade, grade beam forms and wall forms. This course includes all of the objectives found in A4 Site Layout 1, C1 Concrete and Concrete Products, C2 Footings, Slab-on-Grade and Grade Beam Forms, and C3Wall Forms from Level 1 Apprenticeship Manitoba.


AFR40S – Advanced Framing (Course Fee $20) - In this course, students will continue what they learned in 9189 Framing. It includes all of the objectives found in B3 Temporary Access Equipment and Structures from Level 1 Apprenticeship Manitoba.


AML40S – Carpentry Millwork (Course Fee $20) - In this course, students will be introduced to the knowledge, skills and attitudes related to the manufacturing and installation of millwork (Trim and built in cabinets).


ACP40S - Applied Carpentry (Course Fee $20) - In this course, students will synthesize knowledge, skills and attitudes learned in previous courses to complete projects. They will also prepare for Level 1 accreditation with Apprenticeship Manitoba, and demonstrate knowledge of the Trade Safety Awareness Curriculum for Level 1 Apprentices. The course also includes all of the objectives found in A1 Orientation I: structure and Scope of Carpenter, A2 Trade Safety Awareness from Level 1 Apprenticeship Manitoba.