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Online Books for Carpentry
Take Note: The online materials listed here are not an exhaustive list of the available resources for the Carpentry program. If looking for other materials, please consult the ebook databases or meet with one of VGCC's librarians.
Online Videos for Carpentry
North Carolina Building Codes Online
Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)
"The leading association for the construction industry. AGC represents more than 26,000 firms, including over 6,500 of America’s leading general contractors, and over 9,000 specialty-contracting firms. More than 10,500 service providers and suppliers are also associated with AGC, all through a nationwide network of chapters."
Association of Wall-Ceiling and Carpentry Industries (WC&C)
"The principal organization advocating the interests of contractors, suppliers and manufacturers in the wall and ceiling industries. The Association of Wall-Ceiling & Carpentry Industries provides support for contractors in a number of critical areas including legislative advocacy, insurance and safety."
The Institute of Carpenters
"Today, we work to enhance and promote the status of our ancient profession and to ensure that our members and their clients benefit from the superior knowledge and craftsmanship associated with the Institute."
National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)
"The medium for business development, a platform for advocacy and the principal source for industry intelligence. NARI connects homeowners with its professional members and provides tips and tricks so that the consumer has a positive remodeling experience.
NARI is an organization of high-quality remodeling professionals. Its members are committed to integrity, high standards, professional education, ethics and market recognition."
OSHA Publication for Carpentry
Health and safety publications published by OSHA for the construction industry. All are freely available in PDF, some in Spanish as well as in English.
The United Brotherhood of Carpenters
"The United Brotherhood of Carpenters is one of North America’s largest building-trades unions, with nearly a half-million members in the construction and wood-products industries."
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