• Instructor:
    Mr. John Weinman
    Phone: 724-539-9788 x324
    Email: jay.weinman@ewctc.net


    CAREER PATHWAYS

    Cabinetmaker
    Sawyer
    Kitchen Remodeler
    Architect
    Interior Design
    CNC Operator


    COLLEGE PATHWAYS

    Triangle Tech
    Thaddeus Stevens COllege of Technology


     INDUSTRY PARTNERS

    Gutchess Hardwoods
    HomeCraft Veneer
    Matthew Stein WoodWorker
    George J. Bush Kitchen Center
    Kitchen Gallery
    KindlKraft 


    CERTIFICATIONS

    OSHA 10
    Pennsylvania Builders Association Skills

  • Woodworking Technology is...
    the design and construction of custom furniture, cabinets, and finished wood products Cabinetmakers and millworkers are skilled professionals who are comfortable working with technically sophisticated equipment in a manufacturing setting. A large portion of the cabinetmaker’s job is to set up and operate a variety of machines in order to craft kitchen cabinets, doors, tables, desks, chairs, etc. Students in this program will learn how to draw and read blueprints to determine specific material needs, from the type of wood to the required finish. Instruction will also cover hardware installation, finishing procedures, assembly, and installation work.

    TEACHER QUOTE:   
    “A person who never made a mistake, never did anything."


    3 YEAR BREAKDOWN

    Year 1
    Construction cluster

    Hand tool safety
    Portable power tool  
    Lumber/Materials

    Wall plaque
    Wall shelf

    Year 2
    Sawing

    Joinery
    Milling
    Finishing
    CNC router operations
    Projects
    Live work
    Career exploration
    Portfolio

    Year 3
    Shaping

    Plastic laminates
    Finishing 
    CNC operations

    Live work
    Career exploration
    Portfolio