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Carpentry - Certificate

Saskatchewan Polytechnic and Saskatchewan Apprenticeship & Trades Certification Commission (SATCC) credential eligible  FQFA

Northlands College is offering of the Carpentry certificate program which will get you started in the largest trade in the construction industry. You’ll need good problem-solving skills, a solid work ethic and the ability to work on your own or as part of a team.

When you graduate, you’ll be qualified for jobs with construction companies, general contractors and subcontractors, or in the maintenance departments of school boards, health districts, mining operations and government departments.

Carpentry is a 30-week certificate program offered at the River Campus in Air Ronge You’ll get the basic training you need to get a job in the trade by building practical knowledge and skills in:

  • Tools and equipment
  • Construction documents and quantity survey
  • Site layout and concrete
  • Footings and foundations
  • Framing and building envelope
  • Exterior finishing and roof coverings
  • Interior finishing and cabinets
  • Materials and scaffolds
  • Trade math and communications

Most of your time is spent in Northlands Colleges’ well-equipped Carpentry shops where you will be able to polish your skills on the many shop projects we have to offer. There is also a two-week work term at the end of the program which often results in full-time employment.

Upon Graduation, you may be eligible for credit towards apprenticeship training. To learn more, contact the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC).

Location: Air Ronge River Campus

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Entrance requirements: Grade 10 with a minimum 65% in 20 level Math. Applicants must have CSA steel toe boots.

Location:  Air Ronge River Campus
Start/End dates:  September 4, 2018 – April 27, 2019
Number of weeks: 30
Student Capacity: 12
Tuition: $4,280.00
Books: $1,040.00

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