Carpentry Department

A Carpentry student uses the skill saw on a board

Build a career you can be proud of by training in carpentry, joinery or both. All construction trades programs cover the practical and theoretical skills required to become industry-ready.

In the swing of things

From swinging clubs to hammers: how one golf pro’s home renovations inspired his program choice at Okanagan College.

Starting early

A fresh addition to Okanagan College’s inventory of summer camps is cultivating wood-be carpenters among girls aged nine to 12.

Meet a Carpentry instructor

'I like the idea of being a part of something that strives to transform people for the better' says Trevor Fedderson, Red Seal Carpentry instructor.

Meet Trevor

Photo of Trevor Fedderson, Carpentry Instructor at Okanagan College

Explore our programs

Carpenter Foundation

  Vernon, Salmon Arm, Kelowna

Carpenter Apprenticeship

  Kelowna, Vernon, Penticton, Salmon Arm


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Have your questions answered by an advisor or recruiter. 


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