Bakersfield College


Certificate of Achievement

Gainful Employment Information

  • To Achieve the Certificate of Achievement
    Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded a Cabinetmaking Certificate of Achievement.
  • To Transfer Coursework
    A minimum of 33 semester units in the major with a grade of ‘C’ or better while maintaining a minimum grade point average of at least 2.0 in all California State University transferable coursework.
  • Program Learning Outcomes
    Upon successful completion, the student will
    • demonstrate proficiency in technical skills and safety principles required for industrial employment
    • demonstrate problem solving skills used in industrial design and product development.
    • demonstrate a deep understanding of the core material required for transfer to a four year university degree program and/or certification in the department programs.

Total Units: 33

Required Courses:

Course Number Title Units
WOOD B1 Introduction to Woodworking Technologies 3.0
WOOD B2 Furniture and Cabinetmaking 3.0
CNST B1 Introduction to Construction 3.0
WOOD B5 Intermediate Cabinetmaking 3.0
WOOD B65A Advanced Cabinetmaking 3.0
WOOD B65B Advanced Cabinetmaking 3.0
ENGL Approved Course 4.0
MATH B50 Modern College Artithmetic and Pre-Algebra 4.0

Math Placement Assessment Level 2 or above
INDR B12 Introduction to Drafting and CAD 2.0
INDT B10 Occupational Readiness 3.0
  -or Equivalent-  

Electives - to equal 33 units

Course Number Title Units
INDT B274 Special Problems in Woodworking 2-3.0
INDR B20A Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CAD) 3.0
FORE B2 Natural Resources 3.0
ENGL B50 Introduction to College Composition 4.0

**The courses and unit values on this page are representative of the typical values and courses required by this program. They are taken from the most current catalog, and therefore may not be accurate for the degree or certificate requirements for some students, depending on your year of catalog rights. Please refer to your appropriate catalog or see a counselor for accurate degree requirements.

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