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Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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1.) Identify responsibilities and skills needed by a successful carpenter.

•  Identifying carpentry training, career, and entrepreneurial opportunities
Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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2.) Demonstrate the safe and proper use of hand and power tools used in carpentry.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
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Carpentry I
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3.) Calculate quantities of lumber and wood products using industry-standard methods.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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4.) Install fasteners, anchors, and adhesives used in carpentry.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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5.) Describe properties and composition of concrete.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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6.) Perform volume estimates for concrete quantity requirements.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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7.) Identify various types of footing forms used in construction.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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8.) Construct a simple concrete form with reinforcement, plumbing, and bracing according to specifications.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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9.) Describe the information found on drawings typically included in a set of construction plans.

Examples: lines; architectural abbreviations; electrical, mechanical, and plumbing symbols

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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10.) Interpret plans, elevations, schedules, sections, and details contained in basic construction drawings.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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11.) Produce a list of materials needed for a specific construction project.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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12.) Convert measurements stated in feet and inches to equivalent measurements stated in decimal feet.

•  Converting decimal feet to feet and inches
Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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13.) Perform site layout tasks for a construction project according to specifications.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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14.) Use a builder's level and differential leveling techniques to determine site and building elevations.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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15.) Interpret drawings and specifications to determine floor system requirements.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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16.) Identify floor and sill framing and support members.

Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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17.) Select the proper girder or beam size according to specific floor load and span data.

•  Selecting the proper joist size according to specific floor load and span data
Architecture and Construction (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Carpentry I
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18.) Construct a floor assembly to specifications.

Examples: bridging, joists for a cantilever floor, subfloor for a single-floor system

•  Calculating an estimate for materials needed to frame a floor assembly