AB71 NCCER Advanced Carpentry, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 2 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 18

Program Description

The Advanced Carpentry certificate picks up where the Carpentry Fundamentals certificate ends. This program introduces the student to the more technically advanced carpentry skills. Topics include introduction to the interior finishes and trim, door and window installation, steel framing, and stair finishes. The program emphasizes a combination of carpentry theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an advanced carpentry certificate and have the qualifications of an entry-level finish carpenter.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

*Other conditions for Admission

Students must be a graduate of the Carpentry Fundamentals (CF21) program to enroll in this program.

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Contact Us

Billy M. Elliott, Jr., A.A.S., Program Coordinator

Email: billy.elliott@sctech.edu

Phone: (770) 412-5730

Program Courses

First Term

CARP 1025 Intermediate Carpentry Techniques


Second Term

CARP 1035Advanced Carpentry I


CARP 1055Advanced Carpentry II


CARP 1056 Advanced Commercial Carpentry