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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center | Evaluated Learning Experience

Veneers and Finishing I


 35 hours (1 week). 

The New York City District Council of Carpenters, 395 Hudson Street, New York, NY

September 2004 - November 2014. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

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. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Cabinetmaking or related disciplines (11/09).