• Program: Carpentry
  • Course: Cabinet Making
  • Course #: CARP1760
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course introduces the student to the elements of cabinet construction such as drawing, cutting and assembly of cabinet body parts, doors, drawing and plastic laminate tops.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify standard cabinet components
Explore various cabinetmaking materials
Identify standard cabinet sizes
Produce working drawings
Estimate materials
Produce cut list
Operate cabinet making tools
Produce cabinet components
Assemble cabinet components
Determine joining techniques
Use various scribing techniques
Install cabinets and components
Identify cabinet hardware
Install cabinet hardware
Apply machine/shop safety procedures

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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