Carpentry

Carpentry

Province:Quebec

1485 hours

Diploma of professional Studies

"The Carpentry program prepares students to practise the trade of carpenter in different sectors, mostly in residential, institutional and
commercial construction and in civil engineering and road works. Carpenters carry out a variety of tasks, such as laying out projects and
buildings; pouring concrete footings, foundations and walls; making concrete columns, slabs, beams and stairs; building wood or metal
floors and walls; building roofs; setting up scaffolding and temporary structures; installing doors and windows; insulating building envelopes
and various other building elements; building permanent and temporary divisions; finishing the interior and exterior of a building; building
wood stairs; installing modular furniture; and coordinating, analyzing, collecting, calculating and comparing data, particularly when
establishing an estimate for repairs or remodelling. They are also required to develop skills in communication, teamwork and interpersonal
relationships with people outside the company. Finally they must adjust, control, handle and operate machinery and materials with
precision." inforoutefpt.org