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
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.
Bakersfield College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The ACCJC is one of the six regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.