The AmeriCorps Program is committed to using national service to address critical community needs in education, public safety, health and the environment.
members of this program are awarded Segal Awards through the Corporation of National Community Service (CNCS) upon completion of 450 hours of Community Strengthening.
The Segal Award may be used to pay educational costs at eligible post-secondary educational institutions (including many technical school and GI-Bill approved educational programs),
as well as to repay qualified student loans.
National Center Construction, Education and Research (NCCER ) Core Curriculum is a prerequisite to all other craft curriculum.
Its modules cover topics such as Basic Safety, Introduction to Hand Tools, Introduction to Power Tools, Construction Drawing,
Basic Communication Skills, and Basic Employability Skills, and Material Handing.
Carpentry Level 1:
Carpenters are involved in many different kinds of construction activities, from building highways and bridges to installing kitchen cabinets.
Carpenters construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures made from wood and other materials. Such as Power Tools, Adhesives and Fasteners