Bakersfield College


Woodworking & Cabinetmaking Job Skills Certificate

This certificate covers the principles of woodworking to include materials, hand tools, wood cutting machinery and wood finishing. Emphasis will be put on designs to include modular construction, new materials and processes. Advanced bidding techniques are discussed.

Program Learning Outcomes

The successful student will be able to:

  • demonstrate proficiency in technical skills and safety principles required for employment in the woodworking/cabinetmaking industry.
  • demonstrate problem solving skills used in product design and development in the woodworking industry.
  • demonstrate a deep understanding of the core material required for certification in the woodworking program

Career Opportunities:

Cabinetmaker, Carpenter.

To Achieve the Job Skills Certificate

Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded a Woodworking & Cabinetmaking Job Skills Certificate.

Total Units: 9

Select 6 units from the following

Course # Name Units
WOOD B1 Introduction to Woodworking Technologies 3.0
WOOD B2 Furniture and Cabinetmaking 3.0
WOOD B5 Intermediate Cabinetmaking 3.0