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Definition: A carpenter is a skilled tradesperson whose work involves the cutting, shaping and installation of building materials during the construction of buildings, ships, timber bridges, concrete forms, etc. Carpenters may also work with other materials and in the finer trades of cabinetmaking and furniture building.
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Truity.com - Carpenter
• Carpenters and Millrights College - Carpentry
• Academy Canada – Carpenter (Entry)
• College of the North Atlantic (CNA) – Carpenter
• Die Trac – Carpenter
• Keyin College – Carpenter
First Credential: Diploma plus apprenticeship
Salary Range: PayScale (Canada) (Sept 2015): Entry Range: $29,908 to $59,504.
Salary (More Info): PayScale: Carpenter
Related Specialties: Residential carpenters, Commercial carpenters, Industrial carpenters
Professional Associations: Atlantic Canada Regional Council of Carpenters; Women Building Futures; Office to Advance Women Apprentices; Canadian Construction Women
Other Resources: Gov of NFLD - Plan of Training; Red Seal; Service Canada