New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center | Evaluated Learning Experience
Veneers and Finishing I
The New York City District Council of Carpenters, 395 Hudson Street, New York, NY
35 hours (1 week).
September 2004 - November 2014.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: define and use terminology associated with wood veneers; explain how veneers are manufactured and use in architectural woodwork; cut and lay out veneers; select cores based on intended use of pieces; properly prepare core to receive veneers (i.e., sanding and using correct types of adhesive depending on lamination method); describe and perform three different lamination techniques; vacuum press, clamping heat press, and heat application; and repair damaged veneer.
This course concentrates on the selection, application, and repairs.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Cabinetmaking or related disciplines (11/09).