CONST 101: Introduction to Woodworking

Credits 3 Lecture hours per quarter 11
Lab hours per quarter
Quarter Offered

Introduction to woodworking tools, materials, hand and power tools used in residential and commercial jobsites. Overview of the woodworking industry, safety and building materials. This class may include students from multiple sections. (Formerly GRBD 101)

  1. Students will be able to recognize and demonstrate proper and safe usage of modern hand and portable power tools and stationary tools.
  2. Students will have working knowledge of common fasteners and building materials to construct simple projects.
  3. Students will be able to construct their own shop drawings and be able to build simple projects from magazine plans, shop drawings and similar designs.
  4. Students will gain and demonstrate the confidence necessary to undertake simple projects on their own.