Running Start for Construction Careers

Running Start for Carpentry-NCCER Core Part B

Course Description

Creative? Want to leave your mark? Construction professionals are in demand.

This course provides an overview of construction and carpentry-related careers. Students learn about jobsite safety, proper tool usage and basic building principles.

  • Learn and enhance hand and power tool ability, blueprint drawing, and rigging skills.
  • Tour job sites and learn from construction site managers and general contractors.
  • Earn core course credit in the nationally recognized NCCER apprenticeship program and OSHA 10 safety credential.
  • Opportunity for paid internship following successful completion of program.
  • Textbooks provided by the instructor.

Registration Information

CARP 2196-901
CRN 83237
Capacity: 20
Lecture/Lab

Times:
M/W 2-4:50pm

Dates:
2/6 to 4/30

Location:
Associated Builders & Contractors
2821 Broadway Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM

Requirements

Must have transportation to class and internship location(s).
Career Pathways Covered
Carpenter’s Apprentice Carpenter Construction Superintendent Project Manager
Entry Level Salary $11,082 $22,165 $42,205 $46,350
Average Salary $22,165 $44,330 $84,410 $92,700
Education Required Training Apprenticeship Required Training or Certificate/Degree Certificate/Degree

Source: New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Contacts

Andrew Mathis

Executive Director Running Start For Careers

505-768-3000
amathis@cabq.gov

Amanda Glennon

Outreach Services Office Central New Mexico Community College

(505)224-4764
aglennon@cnm.edu

Carla Kugler

Industry Partner| ABC

505-830-4222 ext. 102
ckugler@abcnm.org

 

Complete the online admissions process by going to cnm.edu/dualcredit. Be sure to select Dual Credit as your application type and you won’t be charged for tuition or registration fees.