Monday – January 15, 2018

Carpentry Diploma



Downtown Milwaukee and Oak Creek campuses 


Get the foundation to build new opportunities. This two-semester program prepares you for working on residential and commercial structures. Students will learn about reading construction blueprints, the various materials and fasteners used, and the fundamental techniques and procedures used in wood-frame construction. Practical experience is given in the use of power and hand tools. 

Career Outlook: As residential and commercial structures continue to be built and remodeled, there is high demand for carpenters. Graduates of the program may obtain employment as carpenters, carpenter apprentices, rough carpenters, form carpenters and finish carpenters. 

Career Pathway: This program features exploratory courses that count toward a credential. Contact an MATC advisor for information.

Program Code: 31-410-1 

Start Date: August 

Career Cluster: Architecture & Construction

Detailed Program Information

Fall 2017 – Spring 2018 Course Requirements (link)

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