Skills Apprenticeship

General Carpenter Apprenticeship

Level Certificate

Receive specialized training in one of the largest training facilities in Ontario.

Overview

Apprentices will be trained to use hand and power tools while working with different wood types and products and a variety of construction materials. You will learn the latest installation methods along with the best practices and workplace safety relevant in today’s construction industry.


Upon completion of the certificate of qualification you may be employed as a General Carpenter, Certified Journeyperson, Skilled Trade Worker, Framer or any of the many specialized trades.


Must be a signed apprentice with the Ontario College of Trades to be eligible to take this program.   Go to http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/ or http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/training/ for more information.

Length of Study: 3 Levels. Each level is an 8 week block, 30 hours per week, totalling 240 hours.
Notes: Upon completion, successful students are eligible to challenge the Ontario Certificate of Qualification.

Your Future Career

  • General contracting
  • Construction companies
  • Residential and ICI sectors
  • Furniture and cabinet manufacturers

What You Learn

  • Advanced wood joinery, building processes and fastening systems
  • Forming, framing, and stair construction
  • Installation of windows, doors, and cabinets
  • Interior and exterior finishes
  • Plan reading, estimating, construction surveying and project layout

You must be a signed apprentice with the Ontario College of Trades to be eligible.

Go to http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/ or https://www.ontario.ca/page/employment-ontario

Commerce Court Campus

Intake: September Start
Semester 1 - Fall
CRP 100 Safety , Material and Tools - Level 1
CRP 105 Plans, Specifications and Codes I - Level 1
CRP 110 Estimating, Calculation and Layout I - Level 1
CRP 115 Metal Cutting and Welding - Level 1

Commerce Court Campus

Intake: September Start
Semester 1 - Fall
CRP 200 Residential Construction - Level 2
CRP 205 Plans, Specification and Codes II - Level 2
CRP 210 Estimating, Calculation and Layout II - Level 2

Commerce Court Campus

Intake: January Start
Semester 1 - Winter
CRP 300 Commercial Construction - Level 3
CRP 305 Plans, Specifications and Codes - Level 3
CRP 310 Estimating, Calculation and Layout III - Level 3
Certificate