About Furniture and Cabinetmaking
This course provides students with hands-on experience in the production of furniture and cabinetry.
Students will complete projects designed to develop skills in group production, project design and layout, frameless construction using the 32mm system, techniques in joinery machine maintenance and use, wood identification and properties, wood turning, computer numerically controlled mill/lathe programming and use, fixture design and fabrication, and millwork.
Students may take this course for two years. Second-year students will focus on advanced wood techniques that will incorporate the interests and needs of area industries and the individual interest of the student.