Carpentry Training Program

Carpentry Training Program

10-Week Rebuild Texas Carpentry Training Program

Del Mar College and the Rebuild Texas Fund Carpentry Skills Training Grant
Helping Texans Get Back to Work After Hurricane Harvey

The Del Mar College Continuing Education Department is now accepting students for registration. The Rebuild Texas Fund supports the economic recovery of Texas communities devastated by Hurricane Harvey. Limited seating available.

Call (361) 698-1328 to register for free now! Seating is limited!

Carpentry Skills Training - Summer 2020

Start Date: Monday, June 1, 2020
End Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Hours: Monday-Thursday (8 am to 5 pm)
Tuition: Free! Funding received through the Rebuild Texas Fund.
Location(s):

  • Del Mar College West Campus
    4101 Old Brownsville Road
    Corpus Christi, TX 78405
  • First United Methodist Church - Refugio
    310 Power Street
    Refugio, TX 78377
  • Former Lamar School
    800 S. San Patricio Street
    Sinton, TX 78387

Students seeking to register for coursework will do so by visiting the Center for Economic Development located at 3209 S Staples Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78411 (Corner of South Staples and Kostoryz Road) or call (361) 698-1328 for more information.

Program topics

  • OSHA 30-HR Construction Certification
  • Construction Math and Measurement
  • Introduction to Power Tools
  • Introduction to Blueprint Reading
  • Communication and Workplace Skills
  • Tools and Techniques for Carpentry
  • Framing and General Construction

About the program

Four men in safety gear holding construction tools

Texas communities were left devastated after Hurricane Harvey; we continue to rebuild and employ a construction trade’s workforce, as Texas experiences a growing demand for workers in the construction industry. Texas population continues to grow rapidly and Del Mar College (DMC) is committed to providing skills training in carpentry to help students enter the workforce in industries seeking qualified carpenters in the Coastal Bend area.

Page last updated May 4, 2020.

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  • $1,750 value
  • Receive about 300 hours of training
  • Upon completion of the 10-week program, students may be referred to contractors and builders for immediate hire.

Register for classes
(361) 698-1328
Center for Economic Development
(Corner of Staples & Kostoryz)
3209 S. Staples Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78411