2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Mar 01, 2024  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pile Driver, CA [PDA-CT, 31 Total Credits]

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Students MUST be indentured in the Carpenters Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes. Special consideration will be given students who complete the Pile Driver Certificate of Achievement if they are affected by the retroactive six year rule. For further information, contact the Division of Apprenticeship Studies at 702-651-4163.
This degree prepares students for employment as a Journeyman Pile Driver with the Carpenters Union. Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing related math, science and human relations components are stressed to prepare students to meet the challenges common in the work place.


Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Comprehend and utilize all applicable pile driver tools.
  2. Comprehend and utilize formulas used in the calculations of all phases of pile driver work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and repair any problems that arise with pile driver work.

General Education Requirements (3 Credits)

Special Program Requirements (28 Credits)

Any PDA journeyman course offered for credit may be substituted for any of the above PDA apprentice courses. Please contact the program coordinator for more details.

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