Fall 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CARPT 106    Introduction to Apprenticeship    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Carpenter Apprentice
Hours: 22 hours LEC ; 15 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to apprenticeship, tools, safety, and construction job sites in the commercial and industrial building sectors.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 16-Sep 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20371 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 18-Nov 21
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20467 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 110    Foundations and Floors    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers layout, forming, framing, joist, sub-flooring, and foundation construction.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 07-Oct 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20407 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 04-Nov 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20457 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 112    Structural Framing    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers basic framing systems and layout of walls, ceilings, and stairwells with wood as well as metal and alternative "green" materials such as manufactured panels.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 03-Sep 06
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20340 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 120    Exterior Finish    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers exterior design, materials, finishes, and methods of application in exterior building construction. Topics include an overview of the hazards of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and pathogens.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 23-Sep 26
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20397 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 14-Oct 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20419 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 122    Interior Finish    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers interior designs, materials, and methods of application in building construction. Topics include techniques of indoor air quality practices in order to reduce Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and pathogens.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 28-Nov 01
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20432 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 130    Layout/Leveling Construction Site Practice    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the use of leveling devices. It includes reading and interpreting an engineer's rod, horizontal and vertical setting circles, and vernier scaling. Additional topics include construction layout of horizontal and vertical angles, and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) practices for erosion control.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 09-Sep 12
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20377 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 142    Engineered Structural Systems    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers heavy timber construction in dams, bridges, and trusses. Topics include lamination and the proper disposal and recycling of materials.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 19-Aug 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20365 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 14-Oct 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20421 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 150    Concrete - Precast and Prestressed    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the use and placement of concrete in residential and commercial construction. Topics include mixing, testing, aggregate, curing, and construction designs, as well as precast and prestressed concrete, materials, forms, molds, handling, lifting devices, and the proper disposal and recycling of materials.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 21-Oct 25
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20423 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 04-Nov 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20459 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 160    Blueprint Reading-Residential    1.3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 16 hours LAB
Description: This course covers residential blueprints. Topics include "green" practices, conventions, lines, symbols, measurements, and specifications used for residential construction.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 09-Sep 12
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20373 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 07-Oct 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20409 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 162    Blueprint Reading-Commercial    1.3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 16 hours LAB
Description: This course covers commercial and industrial blueprints. Topics include conventions, lines, symbols, measurements, and specifications used for commercial and industrial construction. CalGreen codes are also covered.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 16-Sep 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20375 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 11-Nov 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20461 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 170    Roof Framing    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Must be a registered Carpenter Apprentice.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers roof framing, layout, and construction. Topics include industry terminology, technical information, and construction materials and methods, all which are used in planning and building several types of roofs. Industry standards and codes are also covered.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 30-Oct 03
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20395 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


CARPT 298    Work Experience in Carpenters Apprenticeship    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Be in a carpenter's apprenticeship.
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: Supervised work in carpenters apprenticeship for the purpose of developing specific skills to meet the goals and objectives of the carpenters Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (J.A.T.C.). Students will be completing work experience hours at approved training sites. CARPT 298 may be taken for a total of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 13463 
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Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 17, 2013