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Residential Construction Academy: Carpentry 4th Edition

Floyd Vogt

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Overview

Developed in partnership with the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and its Home Builders Institute (HBI), this book offers a visual, step-by-step approach to learning how to build a home, while guiding students through the development of essential workplace skills. RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: CARPENTRY, 4E is constructed within a modular design, with current and concise information crafted logically to facilitate learning.From start to finish, the book systematically steps students through the construction industry, and the carpentry techniques, code requirements, and best practices associated with constructing a residential building, including coverage of tools and materials, rough carpentry, exterior and interior finishes and more.

Floyd Vogt, State University of New York, Delhi

Floyd Vogt is a sixth-generation carpenter and contractor. His family operated a small business devoted to all phases of home construction, and he began working in the family business at age 15. After completing a B.A. in chemistry at the State University of New York College at Oneonta, Mr. Vogt returned to the field as a self-employed remodeler. In 1985 he began teaching in the Carpentry program at the State University of New York, Delhi. He has taught many courses, including light framing, advanced framing, math, energy-efficient construction, finish carpentry, finish masonry, and estimating. Mr. Vogt is currently a professor in the Construction Design-Build Management bachelor's degree program, where his course responsibilities include residential construction, AutoCAD, construction seminar, and physical science applications. He has also served as a carpentry regional coordinator for Skills-USA and as a post-secondary Skills-USA student advisor. Mr. Vogt is also the co-author or CARPENTRY, 6E and he is a member of a local town planning board.

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  • SPANISH GLOSSARY ALSO AVAILABLE. A Glossary combining English and Spanish terms with English defintition at the back of the book provides assistance to students for which English is their second language
  • A WEALTH OF SUPPORT MATERIALS ENHANCE TEACHING AND LEARNING. This book is part of a learning package that offers a wide range of support materials, including a workbook, instructor's resource guide, PowerPoint® presentations, testing materials, Image Library, DVDs, companion website, plus much more!
  • BASED ON NATIONAL SKILL STANDARDS. The book is based on skill standards developed by construction professionals and educators through the workforce development arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the Home Builders Institute (HBI), thereby providing clear guidelines and expectations for individuals entering the workforce.
  • "KNOW YOUR CODES" FEATURES ENCOURAGE MASTERY OF LOCAL AND REGIONAL BUILDING CODES. These learning features prompt readers to research building codes that will impact each job, providing excellent practice for this critical on-the-job skill.
  • REMAINS CURRENT WITH GREEN BUILDING TECHNIQUES. Green Tips and Green Checklists highlight advice and current topics related to "green" construction methods.
  • A STRONG EMPHASIS ON SAFETY. Readers learn from insightful tips and precautions that are integrated throughout the book to help them develop careful practices.
  • "FROM EXPERIENCE" FEATURES OFFER PRACTICAL ADVICE FROM AN EXPERT CARPENTER. Integrated throughout the book, these tricks of the trade simplify complex techniques to help improve successful completion of procedures.

Residential Construction Academy

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Section I: TOOLS AND MATERIALS.
1. Hand Tools.
2. Power Tools.
3. Stationary Power Tools.
4. Wood and Wood Products.
5. Fasteners.
Section II: ROUGH CARPENTRY.
6. Jobsite Safety and Construction Aids.
7. Building Plans and Codes.
8. Building Layout.
9. Concrete Form Construction.
10. Floor Framing.
11. Wall and Ceiling Framing.
12. Roof Framing.
Section III: EXTERIOR FINISH.
13. Roofing.
14. Windows and Doors.
15. Siding and Decks.
Section IV: INTERIOR FINISH.
16. Insulation and Ventilation.
17. Wall Finish.
18. Interior Finish.
19. Stair Framing and Finish.
20. Cabinets and Countertops.

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FOR INSTRUCTORS

Carpentry DVD Set II (5-8)

ISBN: 9781305086234
The Carpentry DVD Series is an integrated part of the RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: CARPENTRY package. The comprehensive two-part DVD of eight videos introduces viewers to Carpentry and its applications. You'll find studio-quality graphics, clear step-by-step demonstrations, and graphics and animations that illustrate important concepts in a visually appealing presentation. DVDs work on a television DVD player or a computer DVD drive.

Instructor's Guide

ISBN: 9781305086197
The Instructor's Resource Guide serves as an instructional resource and provides key objectives, lesson plans, teaching tips, , answers to review and workbookquestions valuable safety information, a math review and additional exercises.

Instructor's Resource

ISBN: 9781305086203
The Instructor's Resources includes PowerPoint presentations, a computerized test bank in ExamView®, , Image Library, and a Correlation to the HBI Skills Standards for Carpentry.

Workbook

ISBN: 9781305086210
The student workbook is design to help the user retain key chapter content. Included within this resource are a review of chapter objectives and key terms, an outline of key points, additional chapter questions and exercises, and job sheets to practice essential job skills.

Carpentry DVD Set I (1-4)

ISBN: 9781305086227
The Carpentry DVD Series is an integrated part of the RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: CARPENTRY package. The comprehensive two-part DVD of eight videos introduces viewers to Carpentry and its applications. You'll find studio-quality graphics, clear step-by-step demonstrations, and graphics and animations that illustrate important concepts in a visually appealing presentation. DVDs work on a television DVD player or a computer DVD drive.

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ISBN: 9781305258389
Cengage Learning's Carpentry CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Access an integrated eBook, learning tools including flashcards, quizzes, and more, all designed specifically to work with RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: CARPENTRY, 4E.