This course is designed to prepare the novice basic skills to perform general carpentry tasks including the ability to: Use the PPE and practice the required safety standards on construction sites. Use the most common hand and power tools safely and effectively. Select, maintain, and secure construction site tools and equipment. Practice standard framing methods and select the appropriate materials. Interpret basic designs and apply sound construction principles. Practice solid wood construction and joinery methods to produce a piece of functional furniture or cabinetry. Whether you want to get a job in construction, remodel existing projects or just be more confident in home projects, this course is for you.