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CAT 1721 Structural Framing Systems

Advanced technical training in wood and light-gauge steel framing systems, including exterior wall finishing and roof construction. Two classroom, four lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: None

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate proper construction techniques for wood frame construction.
  • Safely use hand and power tools in rough wood framing construction.
  • Read and interpret framing and structural architectual blueprints.
  • Describe the proper construction of roof rafters and the installation of truss systems.
  • Install shingles and other roof waterproofing systems.
  • Demonstrate installation of exterior finishes.
Credit Hours: 4
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 4 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Civil Engineering Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term