Learning carpentry is not difficult – it's easy It is not difficult to learn carpentry in most cases it just takes a healthy sense to conquer the carpentry. I'll give you some important points about what is needed to learn carpentry easily and effectively. One of the first things I learned in carpentry is how to read a tape measure. Reading a tape measure is the basis for carpentry. If you don't know how to read it, you might want to start learning because a tape measure is the most common tool a carpenter uses. Another foundation in joinery uses basic joinery tools. Get acquainted with the hammer, knife tool, snip and speed square. These tools are the most common tools in carpentry. Some common power tools are hook saw, screw gun, drill and a circular saw. If you learn how to use these tools fluently, you are on your way to becoming a master carpenter. I graduated out of two carpentry schools one is the UBC carpentry school in Kenilworth New Jersey. The second school I graduated from is the school of hard courses. And even though I graduated, I still learn. The key is to have an open mind and you become a better carpenter. Remember that you are in the learning stage of carpentry, remember this old saying. The race does not give the fast or the strong but gives to the one who endured to the end. In other words, keeping your truck transport will reach your goal.