Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Apprenticeship certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Carpentry/Carpenter. 460201


This Carpentry program will offer students the foundational skills and technical instruction to successfully build a career in carpentry.  Instruction will include residential construction, planning and estimating, framing and foundation, blueprint reading, and other related skills to supplement on-the-job training.  This program is approved by the Delaware DOL Office of Apprenticeship and meets the related-training requirement for Carpentry Registered Apprenticeship.

Participants must be at least 18 years of age and score 239 on the reading and 236 on the math CASAS test.

Participants must be a state registered apprentice in order for your on the job training hours to count toward a journeyman certificate.  This course provides only the hours required for classroom instruction.  This means that after the first year of training, participants must have a sponsor and must be employed; otherwise, this program may not lead to a journeyman.




Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Sussex Tech Adult Division

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

17099 County Seat Hghwy PB 351, Georgetown, Delaware

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential


Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Payment plan available and Department of Labor funding.

Refund Policy

To receive a refund, the student must complete and submit an official withdraw form.  Withdrawals received more than 3 business days prior to class start will be refunded at 100% cost.  Please see page 18 for the full refund policy.

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - DOE

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$1,540.00 ($385 per year x 4 years)

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$3,080.00 ($770 per year x 4 years)

Registration Fee

$600.00 ($150 per year x 4 years)

Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

$0.00 per hour

Provider Status



17099 County Seat Hghwy PB 351, Georgetown, Delaware 19947

Phone Number

(302) 856-9035

Fax Number

(302) 856-7875

Web Address

Last Updated

Jul 11, 2022


Oct 13, 2021


Jul 01, 2023