FC71 Framing Carpenter, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 1 term
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 11

Program Description

The Framing Carpenter certificate program prepares students for employment as entry-level framing carpenters. Program graduates are trained in the use of hand and power tools, materials, blueprint reading, and floor, wall, ceiling and roof framing.

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

Candidates must have completed COFC 1011, COFC 1020, and COFC 1050 with a grade of C or better. The conditions for admission must be completed during the first term of entry for this certificate. Then courses listed below are to be completed during the second term of entry into this certificate.

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


CARP 1070Site Layout Footings and Foundations


CARP 1105Floor Wall and Stair Framing


CARP 1110Ceiling and Roof Framing