Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Apprentice & Training Program – Pekin Campus | Evaluated Learning Experience
Interior Systems II (C116)
40 hours (1 week).
October 2011 – Present.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: apply theory and construction of various types of soffits and exposed grid ceiling systems to commercial construction projects; determine the type and height of a ceiling and soffit; calculate an equal border exposed grid ceiling using mathematical formulas; layout and construct an equal border and diagonal grid ceiling; prepare an estimate of material needed for a project; and properly and safely use hand and power tools.
Major topics include: blueprint reading, commercial construction interior system projects, materials and installation procedures. 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, Construction Materials and Methods, Construction Technology or Quantity Takeoff (9/16) (4/22 revalidation).