Online Diploma in Carpenter
There are certain skills you need to
begin a career as a Carpenter. The Penn Foster Career School distance
learning Carpenter Program helps you learn about:
- Construction drawings
- Building codes and building layout
- Lumber, building materials, and fasteners
- Floor, wall, stair, and roof framing
- Finishing floors and ceilings
- Work for a contractor, or start your own business and be your own
- Choose your hours and projects.
- Save money doing your own repair work.
Demand for workers with carpentry skills will increase 10% by 2012.*
Skilled Carpenters are in demand around the nation to work on new
construction as well as remodel existing buildings. The demand for
Carpenters will provide the opportunity for career independence you've
been looking for!
* Growth figures represent a ten-year period ending 2012. Source:
"National Industry-Occupation Employment Matrix," a publication of the
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.