CAB-3100B Introduction to Woodworking

This course is an introduction to the fundamentals of woodworking. We will cover shop safety, the scientific properties of wood, interpreting and/or creating a plan, cutting and milling stock, basic joinery, and effective use of tools. Upon completion, participants will have a general understanding of shop safety, correct use of hand and power tools, materials and fasteners, furniture/cabinet joinery and assembly, and design principles related to woodworking. Students will apply these skills and knowledge to produce a finished furniture or cabinetry project.