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Woodworking Skills Technology

The finest furniture in the world is hand made. Skilled craftsman are rare and valuable. There is always a market for quality. The Woodworking Skills Technology Pprogram will prepare students to make a living at woodworking with an emphasis on hand skills, traditional methods and European craftsmanship.

Program Requirements | Units

CFT 100

Fundamentals of Woodworking

4

CFT 108

Business Woodworking

2

CFT 118  or 153

Furniture Design Development    or Studio Furniture Design I

2

 

CFT 149

Hand Tool Joinery

2

CFT 151

Veneering Technology I

2

CFT 176

Lathe I – An Introduction to Woodturning

2

CFT 180

Wood Bending and Lamination/Wood Technology

2

CFT 187

Carving I

2

CFT 195

Finishing Technology/Touch-Up and Repair

2

Electives (Select 2 units)

CFT 142

The Art and Craft of Planemaking

2

CFT 143

Decorative Box Making

2

CFT 145

Advanced Manufacturing Production Techniques

1

CFT 155

Classic American Chair Designs

2

CFT 156

Advanced Classic American Chair Designs

2

CFT 175

Jigs/Fixtures and Routers

2

            Other classes can also be used as an elective

2

 

Total units

22.00