NELLYSFORD, Va. -- The Woodwork Career Alliance of North America has announced the release of the 2016 Woodwork Manufacturing Skill Standards, the most significant update to the industry-accepted skill standards since they debuted in 2011. Simultaneously, the WCA has released a redesigned Passport, the personal record of a woodworker’s skill standard credential achievements.
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The Woodwork Career Alliance says it certified five more skills evaluators during a certification session in Madison, Wisconsin earlier this month.
Vero Software — creator of the Cabinet Vision and Alphacam CNC solutions for woodworking — and wood-industry magazine and Internet outlet Woodworking Network have joined forces to raise funds in support of woodworking education and scholarships.
Buy a T-shirt and help fund the Woodwork Career Alliance wood industry education efforts. Post a selfie with the shirt with #WNLive included in the message, and win an iPad at a drawing during Cabinets & Closets Expo 2015.
Helping steer the younger generation into choosing woodworking as a career, several of you joined me in donating a piece to be auctioned Thursday, April 16 at Cabinets & Closets Expo 2015.Now you can submit a bid by attending the show.
By Randy Maxey
Most commented custom woodworking stories include advice on laying down peel-and-stick veneer and questions on how long a faux wood floor made of paper would last.
The Northern Forest Center partnered with the Woodwork Career Alliance of North America (WCA) to help eight Vermont teachers earn a certification to award industry-recognized credentials to students in woodworking and building trade programs.