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Course Description

This course covers roof framing, layout and construction. Topics include planning and building several styles of roofs using accepted terminology, technical information, construction materials and methods, and meeting accepted industry standards.

Learning Outcomes

  • The student will identify ten roof members.
  • The student will determine the line length of a hip rafter using Step-off with a framing square, framing square rafter tables, and Full Length Rafter Book.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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