Phase I or Basic Level schooling is the first of three levels of mandatory in-class training that every General Carpenter apprentice is required to successfully complete. Phase I is 8 full-time weeks long; classes run all day, every day from Monday through Friday and possibly certain Saturdays. Apprentices will be required to attain 60% or higher in each of the four reportable subjects in order to pass Phase I. The four reportable subjects are: Safety, Materials, & Tools; Plans, Specifications, & Codes I; Estimating, Calculations, & Layout I; and Metal Cutting & Welding.
- Geometry set (Case & T-Square)
- Construction Geometry (2nd Edition)
- Measurement and Calculation for the Trades
- Canadian Carpentry Workbook
- Canadian Carpentry
Awl, T - Bevel (Sliding), Chisels (Wood) - 1/4" to 1 1/2" by 1/4's (long not butt), Clamps 2 - 12" (Quick Grip), Centre Wheel - Compass (1), Mill file 10", Needle Kit file, Marking Gauge, Hammer - 20oz - Smooth Faced Straight Claw, Utility Knife with Blades, Level 24", Nail Sets - (1/32, 2/32, 3/32), Paddle Bit 5/8", Block Plane with an adjustable mouth, Smooth Plane or Jack Plane, Pliers - 8" Bullnose Linesman, Backsaw Saw or Dovetail, Coping Saw, Point Saw - (8, 9, 10), Scale(s) - Imperial (Architect) Staedtler/Mars 987 18-31 x (1), Scale(s) - Metric Staedtler/Mars 987 18-SI x (1), Screwdrivers (Robertson Head # 1, 2, 3), Screwdrivers (Slotted) - Set, Screwdrivers (Phillips), Scribe with Pencil, Combination Square (12"), Framing Square - Imperial, Set Square x (2) i.e. 30/60/90 and 45/45/90, Speed Square, T-Square - Drafting 24", Tape Measure - Imperial/Metric - 16' or 25', Tool Pouch (Leather or Nylon), Geometry set (available for purchase), Binder 3 Ring, Calculater - Casio FX-300MS, Pens, Paper and Pencils (2H & 4H), and PPE
Location: : 222 Rowntree Dairy Rd, Woodbrige, ON
*Note: To apply for this class you must have a vaild contract of apprenticeship registered with the Training Centre.