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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center | Evaluated Learning Experience

Hardware Installation II

35 hours (1 week).
The New York City District Council of Carpenters, 395 Hudson Street, New York, NY.

September 2004 - November 2014.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: identify hardware types used in full-sized door installation (hinges, door knobs, strike plates); conduct accurate layout for door jamb installation and the placement of door hardware; properly assemble and install door jambs, doors and hinges, door knobs, and strike plates; and properly install pocket doors and door hardware.

Students learn about different types of hanging devices and the proper procedures for door preparation to create a door with a perfect swing. This course refines the apprentices' ability to interpret the architectural and technical information related to hardware installation. Students learn to lay out hardware locations for hinge, strike plates, and door knob installation, procedures for installing different types of hinges and how to assemble and install a door jamb. This course also covers the installation of pocket doors.

Credit recommendation: 
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Cabinetmaking and related disciplines (11/09).