The Woodworking program provides students with the opportunity to learn woodworking skills from basic to advance. Step into one of our shops and learn the intricate skills of woodworking from machinery use to design layout. Students advance through each level building their skill set and confidence in becoming a hobbyist woodworker. Go straight to working in the shop with tools and materials. Learn the basics of hand and power tools, design layout, jigs, all the way up to larger machinery leading to building your own project.

If you’ve always wanted to get into the hobby world of woodworking but weren’t sure where to start, this program is for you. The classes are designed to benefit the beginner as well as those with previous experience. With each course, you will build on the knowledge you gained from the previous culminating in designing and building your own project.


There are no admission requirements for this program.

English is the language of instruction at Assiniboine. All applicants educated outside of Canada or in a country not on the test exempt list are expected to meet the English language proficiency requirement. See assiniboine.net/elp for more information.

If you don’t meet these admission requirements please visit our adult learning page for more information on assessment of special circumstances.


This program does not require an application. Courses for this program are not offered this term. Sign-up and be informed when courses are available.


Courses & Costs

To graduate with a Woodworking document of achievement, students must successfully complete 90 academic hours.

Tuition, fees and Student Association fees total approximately $1,645. All fees are estimated and are subject to change without notice.

Course Number
Course Title
Woodworking 1*
Woodworking 2*
Pre-requisite: CPWW-0016 Woodworking 1
Woodworking 3*
Pre-requisite: CPWW-0017 Woodworking 2
Woodworking 4*
Pre-requisite: CPWW-0018 Woodworking 3
Woodworking 5*
Pre-requisite: CPWW-0019 Woodworking 4
Woodworking 6
Pre-requisite: CPWW-0020 Woodworking 5

*Required course

Note: Timelines, applicable industry experience, and teaching methodology will depend on program delivery choice; program information sheets subject to change without notice.

Courses for this program are available this term. 


Fast Facts

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to apply to the Woodworking program?

An application is not required for the Woodworking program.

How do I register for woodworking courses?

Courses are available to register through MYACC instant enrolment.

Where can I view Woodworking courses offered this term?

View the eGuide for Continuing Studies Program & Courses for courses available this term.

Why are courses not offered every term for this program?

Courses in a program are offered based on several considerations such as, but not limited to, instructor availability, seasonality, demand, etc.

Do I need prior experience in woodworking to take the Woodworking program?

The Woodworking program is designed to benefit the beginner as well as those with previous experience.

Do I need to supply my own tools and safety supplies for the Woodworking program?

Tools are provided. Students are required to bring safety glasses, tape measure, pencil and work boots.

What will I learn in the Woodworking program?

Learn the basics of hand and power tools, design layout, jigs, and larger machinery. Students advance through each level building a skill set in becoming a hobbyist woodworker.

What courses are required to receive a Woodworking document of achievement?

Courses one through five are required to obtain a Woodworking document of achievement.

Woodworking 6 is optional. In this course, students further their woodworking skills by designing and constructing a project of their choice.

How can I access my academic and financial information?

Students whose home institution is Assiniboine, can access academic information (grades, class schedule and transcript request) and financial information online at My ACC myacc.assiniboine.net

I've successfully completed the required courses for this program. How do I receive my credential?

Students that have successfully completed all the program requirements can complete an Application to Graduate form and email to registration@assiniboine.net to receive their credential.