Class Overview

Woodworking III | Seattle Central College - Continuing Education

This course is patterned after the Wood Technology Center’s Introduction to Professional Woodworking day class. Topics include:

  • Woodshop safety and personal protective equipment
  • Wood and wood products
  • Selection and milling of lumber
  • Hand tools and sharpening
  • Portable and stationary power tools
  • Basic joinery
  • Adhesives and fasteners
  • Power tool maintenance

 

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about the basics of woodworking
  • Explore the different tools used and learn how to use them safely
  • Create a class project and work on smaller personal projects under expert guidance

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Students who would like to learn the basics of woodworking
  • Anyone interested in gaining experience with woodworking tools

Session Details

  • Class ID: 6705
  • Instructor: Spring 2018 Session 1: Yarrow Rotskoff; Spring 2018 Session 2: Nathan Wright
  • When:
    • Spring 2018 Session 1: 10 Thursdays | 4/5/18 - 6/14/18 | 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Spring 2018 Session 2: 10 Tuesdays | 4/10/18 - 6/12/18 | 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Total Number of Hours: 30
  • Where: Wood Technology Center - Room CORE Shop | 2310 S. Lane, Seattle WA 98144
  • Fee: $415
  • Additional Notes: Session 1: No class on 4/19. All woodworking tools and materials will be provided. Price includes materials. You must bring safety glasses, hearing protection, a notebook and pencils.
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