Construction Trades Capstone (NLPS)

Course Overview

Construction Trades Capstone builds on the formation, installation, maintenance, and repair skills learned in Construction Technology I.  Information on materials, occupations, and professional organizations within the industry are covered.  Students will develop basic knowledge, skills, and awareness of interior trim and the installation of drywall, moldings, interior doors, cabinets, and baseboard moldings. Students will also develop exterior finishing skills.  The program includes instruction on the installation of cornices, windows, doors, and various types of sidings currently used in industry. Studies will also focus on the design and construction of roof systems and the use of framing squares for traditional rafter and truss roofing.  


Vincennes University Dual College Credits Available

Course College Credits Prerequisite(s) Other
CNST 160 Finish Carpentry 2 None Corequisite CNST 160L
CNST 160L Finish Carpentry Lab 2 None Corequisite CNST 160

 

 

 

Industry Certifications Available

  • Carpenters Union Articulation

DOE Course

0303

Required Prerequisite

High School Credits

  • 2 semester course
  • 2 semesters required
  • 3 credits per semester
  • 6 credits maximum

Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas