• Program: Carpentry
  • Course: Stair Framing
  • Course #: CARP1180
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course introduces the student to the layout, cutting, and installation of stairs.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Define stair terminology
Identify code requirements
Calculate rise, run, and drop
Determine well opening dimensions
Layout stair stringer
Cut stair stringers
Install stair stringers

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  CARP1511
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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