Women and Men in CarpentryBASIC – Brothers and Sisters in Carpentry

Intent / Mission

Promote trade excellence through collaborative work and professionalism between women and men in carpentry


  • Increase camaraderie, cooperation and professionalism among female and male students working in carpentry
  • Increase female enrollment in the HCC CARP Tech Program
  • Increase probability of workplace success and professional longevity in the building industry through career education and networking opportunities
  • Reposition carpentry as a sought-after career path for the brightest, most highly motivated, and hard-working youth