While high school woodshops are disappearing at an alarming rate nationally, this small school located in rural North Carolina is looking to expand its new woodworking program.
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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, and NELYSFORD, Va. -- Woodworking Network and the Woodwork Career Alliance of North America (WCA) have joined forces to conduct a ground-breaking survey exploring the woodworking industry’s most critical workforce development issues.
NELLYSFORD, Va. -- Scott Nelson, president of the Woodwork Career Alliance, rolled up his sleeves to field questions about the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the non-profit organization and its core members. He also offered a glimpse of WCA programs and activities moving forward.
Six high school woodworking instructors discuss how COVID-19 slowed, but couldn't stop students driven to earn their WCA Sawblade Certificate. During a year fraught with unexpected stops and starts due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the Woodwork Career Alliance of North America (WCA) issued hundreds of Sawblade Certificates.
The Woodwork Career Alliance of North America’s online training program paves the way for more high school and postsecondary woodworking instructors throughout the United States and Canada to become accredited skill evaluators.
Employee of Jefferson Millwork & Design grows his skills and career through a training program structured around the Woodwork Career Alliance’s skill standards.
Bid on a Jimmy Buffett signed guitar, Star Wars items and vacations to benefit WCA’s efforts to help develop and grow a skilled woodworking workforce.