Cabinetmaking

The cabinetmaking program is designed for aspiring professional furniture makers and dedicated amateurs who seek in-depth training at the highest standard of excellence. The hands-on, project-oriented format includes the full range of furniture making skills. Sequential projects take students from the fundamentals through the fine points of design and craftsmanship. Cabinetmakers are specific types of woodworkers who create and install cabinets in bathrooms, kitchens, other areas of homes and businesses. Typical duties of cabinet makers include designing custom cabinets, making cabinets, installing cabinetry, consulting with clients and other duties as needed. Cabinet makers are responsible for cutting and shaping wood, preparing surfaces and forming a completed product.

 

Cut, shape, and assemble wooden articles or set up and operate a variety of woodworking machines, such as power saws, jointers, and mortisers to surface, cut, or shape lumber or to fabricate parts for wood products. Excludes: “Woodworking, Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders”.

Pell Eligible
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PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: Math 9.0, Language 9.0, Reading 9.0 - 16 years of age, be able to lift 50 lbs & climb a ladder

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:

 

OCP A

Cabinetmaker Helper - 300 Hours

 

OCP B

Cabinet Finisher - 150 Hours

 

OCP C

Cabinet Assembler - 300 Hours

 

OCP D

Cabinetmaker - 450 Hours

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Curriculum Framework

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