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Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Mid-Central Illinois Regional Council of Carpenters (MCIRCC-JATC) | Evaluated Learning Experience

1.Carpet I (F113)

2.Carpet II (F114)
3.Carpet III (F115)
4. Carpet IV (F307)
Location: 

Mid-Central Illinois Regional Council of Carpenters –Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (MCIRCC-JATC) authorized instructional and work sites.

Length: 

Course 1: 40 hours (1 week). Course 2: 40 hours (1 week). Course 3: 40 hours (1 week). Course 4: 40 hours (1 week).

Dates: 

Course 1, 2, 3, and 4: October 2011 – Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Course 1, 2, 3 and 4: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: describe the history of the carpet industry; identify various fibers and yarns used in carpet construction; analyze key industry standards of carpet and rug installation; formulate and apply methods to seam cut various types of carpet; install carpet wall base; cut and repair seams; and identify and use appropriate tools for installation. 

Instruction: 

Course 1, 2, 3 and 4: Major topics include: fibers and yarns, industry history, industry standards, installation tools, and installation procedures. Methods of instruction include lecture, demonstrations, quizzes, projects, examinations and supervised field experience.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 6 semester hours in Floorcovering or related disciplines (9/16). NOTE: All four courses must be completed to access the credit recommendation.

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