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Career Area: Manufacturing
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-409-3
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.

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Woodworking Technology Programs

There is a continuing need for highly skilled people in the manufacturing trades of the woodworking industry: cabinetmaking, furnituremaking and millwork (windows, doors and architectural moldings). New technologies and a strong demand for quality wood products present challenging demands in this broad industry. The Wood Manufacturing Technology program provides the student with the knowledge and skills necessary for job success in this industry. The principal emphasis in this program is the planning and efficient production of cabinets and furniture. The use of hand and power tools, including Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) industrial machinery used in the manufacture and assembly of wood products, is mastered in the shop. Related blueprint reading, estimating, AutoCAD and tool grinding are included in the training. Teamwork, individual initiative and other workplace skills are stressed.

Woodworking Technology Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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