Carpentry and Renovation Techniques Learn from experienced Red Seal professionals. High demand trade. More hands-on learning gets you into the industry faster!

General information

Program code
CRNT
Duration
2 Semesters (1 Year)
Credential
Ontario College Certificate
Academic area

Intake information

Start date Campus
Fall 2018 Owen Sound, Barrie, Muskoka

Program description

Students gain occupational skills for employment in the construction and renovation industry. Students practice lot layout, concrete formwork, framing, demolition, renovations, interior and exterior finish and sustainable construction techniques. Theory and applications of safety standards, building codes, blueprint reading, energy efficiency, and environmental practices are studied. Students learn to interpret the Ontario Building Code as it applies to renovations and new construction. Focus is on the residential sector. Basics of entrepreneurship are presented.

Admission information

Admission requirements

OSSD or equivalent with

  • Grade 12 English (C or U)

Admission details

You must meet ONE of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to these programs:

Secondary school applicants:

  • OSS curriculum: OSSD or equivalent, with Grade 12 English (C) or (U) (ENG4C, ENG4U)

Non-Secondary school applicants (19 years or older):

  • Any credit Communication course taken at Georgian College
  • Most college preparatory programs including those taken at Georgian College: Technology Foundation, Technology Fundamentals and General Arts and Science*
  • Equivalent courses in English taken through secondary school or Independent Learning Centres (at the general, advanced, college or university level)
  • Academic and Career Entrance Certificate (ACE) program with communications
  • Mature student testing in English that meets the minimum standards for admission (available through most testing services)*
  • Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate (GED)
  • English, Literature or Communication credit courses from accredited colleges/universities

Home school applicants:

  • Applicants can write the mature student testing in English that meets the minimum standards for admission (available through testing services)*

* available from Georgian College. For a complete listing please contact the Office of the Registrar.

Pathways

View the Carpentry and Renovation Tcnqs articulations on the Credit Transfer Centre page.

Courses

Mandatory Courses

  • CART1000 Carpentry Fundamentals
  • CART1001 Applied Carpentry Fundamentals
  • CART1002 Advanced Framing
  • CART1004 Trim Carpentry Theory
  • CART1006 Drafting / CAD
  • CART1007 Blueprint Reading
  • MATH1007 Mathematics Techniques
  • CART1009 Formwork and Framing
  • CART1010 Applied Carpentry Applications

Communications Course

To be selected at time of registration from the College list, as determined by testing.

General Education Course

To be selected from College list