Online High School Carpentry Part 1 Course
Our Introductory Carpentry Part 1 Course introduces you to carpentry as a profession. You’ll explore construction technology, building materials, blueprints, building codes, and the hand and power tools essential to work in this field. Gain valuable knowledge of carpentry while you’re earning your high school diploma. JMHS gives you the opportunity to work at your own pace and earn a regionally-accredited high school diploma plus a Career Pathways Certificate by logging on to class from virtually anywhere.
Introductory Carpentry Part 1 is available only as part of the High School + Carpentry program and is not available for individual purchase. It is part of a 2-semester program that includes Introductory Carpentry Part 2. If you’re ready to start carving into the basics of the construction trade, enroll in our General Diploma + Carpentry Career Pathways track today.
- Course Name: Introductory Carpentry Part 1
- Subject Area: Career
- Credits: 1 Unit
- Track: Career Pathways
- Price: Not Available For Single Purchase
- Syllabus: Course Syllabus (PDF)
- Book(s): Modern Carpentry (12th ed.), Willis H. Wagner, Howard “Bud” Smith, and Mark W. Huth. The Goodheart-Willcox Company, Inc. (2016)
The Carpentry program provides students with a basic understanding of the materials, tools, and processes used by construction professionals to complete residential and light-commercial building projects. Students learn safe-work practices, hand and power tool identification and operation, basic print reading, and building code applications. The program provides detailed coverage of framing techniques, interior and exterior finishing practices, as well as some specialty construction elements.