Carpentry

ASSOCIATED TEACHERS/FACULTY

Mr. Robert Conard and Mr. Roy Silva

CAREER PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Carpentry students begin with entry-level carpentry projects to learn basic tool techniques and concepts. Key skills needed to be successfull in construction include measurement, cutting, fastening, and power tool use. Grade 10 students practice carpentry fundamentals preparing them to participate in a housebuilding program as juniors and seniors. These skills translate to essential workplace proficiency.

Career Paths

  • Residental
  • Commercial
  • Framer
  • Drywaller
  • Self Employment
  • Union Carpenter
  • General Contractor
  • Architect
  • Project Manager
  • Engineer
  • Building Inspector
  • Military

Certifications 

  • OSHA 10 Hour Construction
  • HILTI Power Actuation
  • RAMSET Certification
  • CPR First Aid Certification
  • 1-year credit toward union apprenticeship program
  • 1-year credit toward MA State Construction License

Industry Partnerships 

  • Massachusetts Carpenter’s Union
  • National Association of Remodeling Contractors
  • SkillsUSA

Articulation Agreements

  • North Shore Community College
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology