CTE: Carpentry

CTE: Carpentry

Albany High School
Abrookin Career & Technical Center 99 Kent Street Albany, NY 12206


Part of Albany High School's Career and Technical Education (CTE) track, this program supplements required high school courses with a carpentry course in each of 3 years - grades 10,11, and 12. Also includes electives in design & production, and civil engineering & architecture. Results in a technical endorsement on a Regents or Advanced Regents diploma. Job shadowing, project based learning and industry COOPS are features of the program.

Format: 7 hrs/day x 4 years

Skills Taught

  • Carpentry Products And Materials
  • Carpentry Tools And Equipment
  • Exterior Finishing
  • Interior Finishing
  • Measurement
  • Rough Carpentry And Framing
  • Safety

Credentials Taught

  • NOCTI Carpentry-Advanced
  • Home Builders Institute (HBI) Residential Construction Academy
  • National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) Carpentry Level 1

Related Occupations

  • Construction and Extraction

  • Available via: trainer, online, classes
  • Eligibility restrictions: Limited to students in grades 9-12 who live in the Albany City school district. Application is through school counselors.