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Carpenter
Constructs, erects, installs, and repairs structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, and wallboard, using carpenter's hand tools and power tools, and conforming to local building codes: Studies blueprints, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to type of material required, such as lumber of fiberboard, and dimensions of structure or fixture to be fabricated. Selects specified type of lumber or other materials. Prepares layout, using ruler, framing square, and calipers. Marks cutting and assembly lines on materials, using pencil, chalk, and marking gauge. Shapes materials to prescribed measurements, using saws, chisels, and planes. Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails, dowel pins, or glue. Verifies trueness of structure with plumb bob and carpenter's level. Erects framework for structures and lays subflooring. Builds stairs and lays out and installs partitons and cabinet work. Covers subfloor with building paper to keep out moisture and lays hardwood, parquet, and wood-strip-block floors by nailing floors to subfloor or cementing them to mastic or asphalt base. Applies shock-absorbing, sound-deadening, and decorative paneling to ceilings and walls. Fits and installs prefabricated window frames, doors, doorframes, weather stripping, interior and exterior trim, and finish hardware, such as locks, letter drops, and kick plates. Constructs form and chutes for pouring concrete. Erects scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above ground level. May weld metal parts to steel structural members. When specializing in a particular phase of carpentry, the designation is according to a specialty such as Combination-Window Installer (construction); Lay-Out Carpenter (construction). When specializing in finish carpentry, such as installing interior and exterior trim, building stairs, and laying hardwood floors, the designation is finish Carpenters (construction). When erecting fram buildings and performing general carpentry work in residential construction, the designation is House Carpenter (construction). May remove and replace sections of structures prior to and after installation of insulating materials and be designated Building-Insulating Carpenter (construction; retail trade). May perform carpentry work in construction of walk-in freezers and environmental test chambers and be designated Carpenter, Refrigerator (svc. industry mach.). May be designated Door Hanger (construction); Finished-Hardware Erector (construction); Garage Door Hanger (construction); Hardwood-Floor Installer (construction); Jalouise Installer (construction); Stair Builder (construction); Trim Setter (construction); Weather Stripper (construction); Wood-Sash-And-Frame Carpenter (construction); and Wood-Strip-Block Floor Installer (construction).
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Program NameProgram HoursSponsorRegionDistrict
0067Central Florida Carpenters JATC
FL008850019
8000Brian Paturalski 2Orange
0067Florida Carpenters Apprenticeship Program GNJ
FL015162204
8000Amanda McGinley 4Martin
0067Florida Gulf Coast Chapter ABC, Inc. GNJ
FL007720004
8000Nick Nowell 3Hillsborough
0067Florida West Coast Carpenters JAC
FL007700001
8000Brian Paturalski 3Hillsborough
0067Gang Alternative, Inc. GNJ
FL201872411
8000Icilda Humes 4Dade
0067North Florida Carpenters JAC
FL008510001
8000Ralph Wical 1Duval
0067Northeast Florida Builders Association GNJ
FL008730002
8000Christina Thomas 1Duval
0067Northwest Florida State College Apprenticeship Program, GNJ
FL202074354
8000Bill Allison 1Okaloosa
0067South Florida Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee (JATC)
FL007460011
8000Jeffrey Elliott 5Broward
0067The College of the Florida Keys Apprenticeship Program GNJ
FL201871225
8000Megan Perez 4Monroe