Courses of Study

Architecture and Construction, Grade 9 - 12, Cabinetmaking I, 2009

1.) Identify career opportunities available in the cabinetmaking industry.

2.) Apply safety standards and procedures for the cabinetmaking industry.

3.) Demonstrate use of hand tools in cabinetmaking.

4.) Demonstrate procedures for inspecting, cleaning, and operating stationary power tools in cabinetmaking.

5.) Differentiate common types of materials used to make cabinets and countertops.

6.) Describe cabinet components and hardware, including classes and sizes of typical base and wall kitchen cabinets.

7.) Produce various types of joints used in cabinetry and joinery.

8.) Construct a cabinet from a set of working drawings and specifications.

•  Explaining basic architectural building symbols used in cabinetry
•  Determining dimensions from a detailed cabinet drawing
•  Interpreting building specifications for installing and mounting cabinetry
9.) Install plastic laminate on a cabinet countertop core.