Carpentry Foundation

Provider:​ ​Delivered at North Island College​
Location: ​Campbell River
Program start date:
(24 weeks)
Semester 1 
Semester 2 (preferred start date for Grade 12's)
Times: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Cost to student: approximately $1,186 for textbooks and gear
Prerequisite(s): C in English 10,C in one of Principles of Math 10,Foundations of Math & Pre-Calculus 10, Applications of Math 11, Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 11, Foundations of Math 11
Grad Credits: ​24
* No break over high school Spring Break*





A carpentry apprentice must complete a four-year program including 6480 workplace hours and 720 in-school hours of training completed in four levels of training, each for six weeks. After completion and achievement of a passing grade, the apprentice will hold the B.C.Certificate of Apprenticeship, B.C. Certificate of Qualification, and the Interprovincial Standard Endorsement also known as Red Seal.

Past graduates work at companies such as;

AFC Construction, Bohmer Construction, Nelson Roofing & Sheet Metal, Lacasse Construction, Muchalat Construction, School District #71, Kinnetic, Knappet


Work on Projects such as; Hospital, bridges, Residencial & Commercail construction, School's


District & NIC Applications, Form and Links

NIC Carpentry video​

ITA Youth Train In Trades Application - needed once accepted to the Trades program
NIDES Registration - Only required if your program starts in Semester 2

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Careers Contacts

GP Vanier
Kelley Giorganni: 250-338-2110
Mark R Isfeld
Randy James: 250-334-4628
Tracey McKinney: 250-339-3617
Glacier View
Dawn Stevens: 250-338-2752