This course introduces career information, employment opportunities, and skills required for work in the woodworking and cabinetmaking industry. Topics include the cabinetmaking industry, health and safety, design and layout, materials, hand tools, power tools, portable and stationary, preperation, construction and assembly, and finishing. English language arts and mathematics are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include apprenticeship, cooperative education, internship, and job shadowing. SkillsUSA competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences. Geometry is recommended as preparation for this course.