About the Program
Do you love quality craftsmanship and working with your own hands? Is your dream job one that lets you stretch your creative muscle on a daily basis? The Cabinetmaking and Architectural Woodworking program at Seattle Central College offers exceptional training to prepare you for a rewarding career in the design and construction of furniture, fixtures and more.
Cabinetmaking and Architectural Woodworking is an important and growing industry – and northwest Washington is one of the country’s highest-paying areas in this field (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics). Our Cabinetmaking and Architectural Woodworking graduates find rewarding careers in a variety of settings, including:
- Kitchen Cabinet Shops
- Specialty Wood Shops
- Countertop Manufacturers
- Fixture and Display Manufacturers
- Architectural Milling Companies
- Lumber Companies
The Wood Technology Center at Seattle Central College provides safe and comprehensive hands-on training in sustainable woodworking practices. You’ll learn modern construction methods and develop skills in project layout, milling, machining and finishing techniques.
As you progress through your courses, you’ll complete a number of professional projects under real-world conditions. Become a master of custom-built cabinetry and other furniture, or find your own niche in one of the many specialized areas of fine woodworking.