Centre de services scolaire
de Montréal

Centre de services scolaire de Montréal

Who is this program for ?

Do you like working in a team? Do you like working with wood? Are you able to work with precision and rigor? Are you creative? Do you have a sense of detail?

If you answered ‘Yes’ to all these questions, then you could become a carpenter!

Program goals

  • To read plans and technical specifications
  • To build roofs, floor and wall framing
  • To assemble and install different forms
  • To perform insulation, soundproofing and ventilation work
  • To assemble and install door frames, windows
  • To perform exterior and interior finishing work
  • To build wooden stairs




Related trades

  • Carpenter
  • Maintenance carpenter
  • Structural Worker

Fields of work

  • Construction sites
  • Construction and renovation companies
  • Prefabricated house factories
  • Shopping centers
  • Private practice

Job opportunities

  • Good Business
  • Conducive to entrepreneurship


$ 55,518 / year for a journeyman

Source: ccq.org Website


7 h 45 to 15 h
For more information, consult the AdmissionFP website
Duration: 1,350 hours
(about 12 months)

Affordable costs

Books: $724.99
Attire required: $300,00 (approximately)
Additional fees: $180.00

Total: $1204.99

I want to register
French program also available — Charpenterie-menuiserie


Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent.
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test , and recognition of equivalent learning.

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