Cabinetmaking 1

  • Prerequisite Course(s): Woodworking 1
  • High School Credit = 1/2 credit per semester (Postsecondary credit = 0)
  • This course will be offered: every year
  • Pathway (Optional): Construction
  • Career Cluster Area: Architecture and Construction
  • Source of Occupational Skills Standards: Uniform Building Code (UBC)
  • Eligibility for Nationally Recognized Skill Certificate(s)/State License? No
  • Tech Prep: No
  • Is this course brokered through another institution or agency? No
  • Course Description: This course offers students knowledge and practical experience in the specialized area of cabinetmaking. Students are given an in-depth experience in design production and uses of cabinets.
  • Content Headings/Topics
    1. Safety
    2. Machinery
    3. Construction types
    4. Industry standards
    5. Materials
    6. Design
    7. Joints
    8. Drawer construction
    9. Door construction
    10. Door types
    11. Hardware
    12. Finishes
Performance Standards (Learner Outcomes)Specific Occupational Skills StandardsAlaska Reading, Writing, Math, Science Performance StandardsAlaska Content StandardsAlaska Employability StandardsAlaska Cultural StandardsAll Aspects of IndustryAssessments
1. Understand aspects of safety and use of machinery.R4.6, R4.9 SB.6HL AA6C3Health / Safety Work HabitsPre / Post Test
2. Demonstrate ability to use machinery.MA2.4.1 – MA2.4.4
R.4.4, R4.6
HL AA6Technical Skills Health & Safety Labor TechnologyLab Assignments
3. Demonstrate knowledge of industry standards.MA1.4.1 – MA1.4..7
MA2.4.1 – MA2.4.4
MA3.4.1, MA4.4.2
MA5.4.6, MA5.4.7
R4.4, R4.5 a, R4.5 b
R4.6, R4.9, R4.11
SA.4 SB.2, 3, SC.6
A6A2 D5All Aspects of IndustryLab Assignments
4. Demonstrate knowledge of material types and use.UBC 97MA1.4.1 – MA1.4.7
MA2.4.1 – MA2.4.4
MA3.4.1, MA4.4.2
R4.4, R4.5, R4.11
SA.2, S A.4, SC.6, S.A.1, 2
Technical Skills Health & SafetyLab Assignments
5. Demonstrate understanding of different cabinet designs.Lab Assignments
6. Demonstrate knowledge of wood joints.R3.6Lab Assignments
7. Demonstrate ability to construct and install drawers.R3.6Math ELab Assignments
8. Understand proper selection of hardware.Lab Assignments
9. Demonstrate understanding of cabinet selection and interior design.Math ELab Assignments
10. Demonstrate ability to select and apply finishes.R3.6Lab Assignments

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