A: Refer to the "Prerequisites" tab above.
MNTC's Carpentry Program will introduce students to the skills required to work as a Residential Carpenter in Oklahoma or other states. Students learn, safety practices, carpentry tools and equipment operations, and, are instructed in the skills of estimating materials, blueprint reading, managing a job, and conducting job interviews. Students can earn the General Construction Induction Card (formerly called a Blue Card). Students can earn an OSHA 10-Hour Training Card.
Students who successfully complete this program have opportunities to become employed by Moore, Norman, and Oklahoma City Metro contractors and construction companies.
- Who can attend?
- Class Times
- Credentials Available
- Start Date: August, October, January
- Days: Monday - Friday
- A.M. Hours:
- Adults: 9:15 - 12:25
- MPS: 9:35 - 12:25
- NPS: 9:15 - 12:05;
- P.M. Hours:
- Adults: 1:15 - 4:10
- NPS: 1:15 - 4:10
- MPS: 1:15 - 4:10
- Evening Hours: N/A
- Adults can choose to attend A.M. and/or P.M. sessions.
- High school students can attend half day, A.M. or P.M., to be decided during career advisement session.
- National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER):
- Level 1 Carpenter
- Department of Labor:
- OSHA Construction Safety
- OSHA Forklift Safety (Class IV and V)
- OK Department of Career and Technology Education:
- Frame Carpenter
- Finish Carpenter
- Completion & Positive Placement Rate
- Potential Occupations
- Potential Wages
- Career Profile
- On-Time Adult Completion Rate: For more information contact the MNTC Data Management Coordinator
- Positive Placement Rate: 84.62%
Positive Placement Rate includes Military, Continuing Education and all Employment, related or not related. The rate information provided below is based on the most current data available.
A: Yes. All students and staff must wear an MNTC badge while on campus. Pictures for badges are taken during the registration process.
A: Refer to the "expenses" tab above.
A: This long-term program is not available in the evening. You might consider one of our short-term construction and manufacturing classes!
A: Yes, sometimes membership leads to better employment prospects.
A: For this program, you will need to speak with an MNTC Career Advisor. Set up your free career advisement today!
A: Refer to the "Potential Occupations" tab above.
A: Refer to the "Credentials Available" tab above.
A: Refer to the "cost" tab above.
A: Refer to the "potential occupations" tab above.
A: Testing information is available during your meeting with an MNTC Career Advisor.
A: Refer to the "class times" tab above.
A: Refer to the "Who can attend?" tab above.
A: Yes! Our Career and College Connection team coordinate career and college fairs on campus throughout the year. They also help with resumes, interviews, employment opportunities, etc. Additionally, internships are may be available to eligible students.