Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Apprentice & Training Program – Pekin Campus | Evaluated Learning Experience
Roof Framing (C213)
40 hours (1 week).
October 2011 – Present.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: identify roof rafters and framing hardware; analyze roof plan blueprints; calculate, layout and installation of different types of roof rafters; compare and contrast personal protective equipment (PPE) and personal fall arrest systems; install an equal slope gable, hip and interconnecting roof system; and estimate the amount of framing material and components to construct a roof.
Major topics include installation, calculation and layout of different types of roof rafters. Methods of instruction include lecture, demonstrations, quizzes, projects, examinations and supervised field experience.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Carpentry or Construction Technology (9/16) (4/22 revalidation).