Woodworking Technician
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  • Program Length:
  • Two Year - Ontario College Diploma
  • Starts:
  • September

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level qualify for admission to this program.

Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
This program focuses on the technical skills required to meet a variety of goals in the processing and installation of wood products. The student learns a wide range of skills including cabinet making, trim and construction carpentry, architectural millwork manufacturing and installation (cabinets, custom trim and stairs) and furniture making.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Strong industry support.
  • Up-to-date labs and equipment.
  • Hands-on projects.
  • Curriculum parallels apprenticeship standards.
  • Opportunities in the manufacturing, design and construction areas.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Woodworking technicians fit well into any environment such as large and small cabinet, furniture and millwork companies, kitchen and bath design centres and commercial and residential construction companies.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Program Physical Demands Analysis: T805

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2017-2018 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
BDT106
2
Carpentry Calculations
BDT117
3
Print Reading & Estimating
BDT115
3
Construction Health & Safety
BDT116
2
Machining Theory I
BDT125
8
Machining Practice l
BDT302
2
Materials I

Semester 2
BDT100G
3
Environmental Awareness
BDT221
4
Custom Cabinetry
ARC125
2
Building CAD 1
BDT219
6
Renovation Carpentry
CRP211
3
Outdoor Structures
BDT218
2
Wood Finishing


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 3
BDT404WP
3
Computerized Kitchen Design
BDT303
2
Machining Theory II
BDT308
4
Design Studio
BDT309
8
Architectural Millwork
ELEC1030
3
Choose an Elective


Semester 4
BDT406
4
Millwork Installation Mechanics
BDT400
5
Computer Numeric Control
BDT409
8
Stair Design/Manufacturing
ELEC1030
3
Choose an Elective