Furniture Construction and Cabinet Making

Instructor: Mr. Tom Nelson
Course Number: 0417/0418/0419
Grade: 10, 11, 12

(This course may be taken 3 times)

The furniture construction course will incorporate the safe operation of all hand and power equipment in the shop. The students will be building furniture of cabinets from working drawings, either drawn by themselves or printed plans. A high degree of design and workmanship will be expected from the students, as this is an advanced class.

Prerequisite: Woodworking Technology

Learner Outcomes Graduation Standard: Read, View, Listen (Technical Reading)
The student will:

+ exhibit proficiency in safely performing a variety of machine and tool operations
+ demonstrate good design and fabrication techniques
+ apply engineering principles in the creation of a student based project
+ explore, examine and evaluate career information in engineering design, construction, and trade occupations



Communications Technology
+ Communications and Imaging Technology
+ Advanced Communications and Imaging Technology
+ Computer Assisted Design (CAD)

Construction Technology
+ Woodworking Technology
+ Residential Construction Technology
+ Furniture Construction and Cabinet Making

Power, Energy, Manufacturing and Transportation Technology
+ Power, Energy, Manufacturing and Transportation Technology
+ Advanced Power, Energy, Manufacturing and Transportation Technology


Any questions? Please contact Technology Education Instructor Mr. David Hawkinson, South Washington County School District 833, Woodbury High School.