Finishing Carpenter

Finishing Carpenter
Introduction
Finishing Carpenter handle tools, instruments and equipments for cutting, planning, and jointing purposes. They make frames for doors and windows and Install Doors, Windows, Hinges and Locks on.

General Information
Course Industry:
Finishing Carpenter
Course duration:
240 credit hours (45 days)
Instructor:
Mr. Abdul Rasheed Awan
Prerequisites:
Middle or Matriculate
Course availability:
Available at Rawalpindi, Lahore and Karachi campuses.
Course Fee:
17,000 PKR ($340)

Desire Learning Objective

This course will help you to:

  •          Comply with occupational safety and health policy.
     
  •          Measure in British and Metric unit.
     
  •          To identify, enumerate handle / operate tools, instruments, devices and equipment
             and sharp the cutting tools.

     
  •          Identify the character and quality of different type of timbers.
     
  •          To draw free hand sketches of the parts of item.
     
  •          To make various types of woodwork joints.
     
  •          Make different products (frame, Door, Window, Stool, Chair, Table, Bed, Racks etc.)
     
  •          To fix and maintained woodwork fastener. (Mortise door lock, Drawer lock, Hinges                  etc.)
     
  •          Perform finishing and polishing work.
     
  •          To be familiar with occupational health and apply safe working technique.
     
  •          Costing and pricing of the products and services.

 

Instructional Techniques

We impart knowledge and Practical Training in following way:

Ethics, discipline, motivation, health and safety training:   Half an hour daily            (10%) 

Theoretical knowledge:                                                                     One (01) hour daily              (25%)

Hands on Training:                                                                                  Six (06) hour daily                (65%)

 

COURSE CONTENTS:

Familiarize

  •          Describe the Carpentry Trade
  •          Practice Good Work Habits

Use Safe Work Practices

  •          Shop & Site Safety Practices
  •          Make use of Personal Safety Practices
  •          Identifying Precautions while Working With Hazardous Materials
  •          Use of Basic Body Mechanics while Lifting/Moving Objects
  •          How to Extinguish minute Fires

Interpret Drawings & Specifications

  •          Learn Reading Residential Drawings
  •          Sketch & Draw Simple Details
  •          Interpreting Specific Information from the British Columbia Building Code
  •          Estimate Material Quantities & Identify Construction Details

Identify Materials

  •          Wood Characteristics
  •          Framing & Finishing Lumber
  •          Panel Products
  •          Fasteners, Adhesives & Caulking Compounds
  •          Finish &  Framing Hardware

Hand Tools

  •          General Safety Rules for Using Hand Tools
  •          Learn Measuring & Layout Tools
  •          Utilize & Maintain Cutting Tools
  •          Utilize & Maintain Edge-Cutting Tools
  •          Utilize &  Maintain Drilling and Boring Tools
  •          Utilization & Maintenance of Fastening Tools
  •          Utilization and Maintenance of Miscellaneous Tools
  •          Utilizing Hand Tools for Constructing a Wood Project

Portable Power Tools

  •          Utilize & Maintain Portable Power Tools
  •          Utilize & Maintain Powder-Actuated Tools
  •          Utilize & Maintain Chain Saws

Use Shop Equipment

  •          Table Saw
  •          Radial Arm Saw
  •          Band Saw
  •          Drill Press
  •          Thickness Planer
  •          Sanding Machines

Utilize Survey Instruments

  •          Use of Optical Levels
  •          Use of Electronic Instruments

Utilize Site Layout

  •          Building Locations layout

Building Concrete Formwork

  •          Build Footing & Wall Forms

Frame Residential Housing

  •          Describe Types of Wood Frame Construction
  •          Foundations & Floors
  •          Walls & partitions
  •          Straight Stairs
  •          Stairs with Landings

Apply Finishing Materials

  •          Applying Roofing Materials
  •          Install Doors and Windows
  •          Apply Exterior Finishes
  •          Apply Wall Finishes and Trim
  •          Build Cabinets & Apply Plastic Laminates