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Course Description

This course covers the history of carpenter apprenticeship and the trade. Topics include wages and benefits, worker's compensation, job placement, collective bargaining, working conditions, and labor-management relations as they pertain to unions, contractors, and cooperatives.

Learning Outcomes

  • The student will examine and evaluate apprenticeship programs and their role in carpentry and construction.
  • The student will analyze and evaluate the laws related to workplace discrimination and harassment.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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