A certificate is awarded upon completion of the "core" classes which are specific woodworking and related classes. An Associate of Arts (AS) degree program includes the "core" classes plus a complete curriculum of general education liberal arts. A student receiving an A.S. degree would graduate with a major in one of the three CFT areas. Additional information regarding the degree requirement is located on the Palomar College website. CFT in a newly remodeled state of the art facility!
The Cabinetmaking and Furniture Technology (CFT) Department
offers the following Certificate/A.S. - degree programs:
Click on each for the course offerings:
- Guitar Making Technology
- Case Furniture Construction/Manufacturing
- Table and Chair Manufacturing
- Carving Technology
- Lathe Turning Technology
- Veneering Technology
- Woodworking Skills Technology
- Cabinetmaking and Millwork
We have 4 newly expanded Classrooms, 3 state of the art labs with over $275,000 of new machinery, and $600,000 spent on new exhaust and compressed air systems. We finally have our first piece of CNC Equipment as we have a new Haas VF-3 CNC Router. Even our shop stoosl (with cushioned backs) are brand new. We have new course offerings such as our Computer Design Sketch-up Class and 8 new Certificate Programs you can choose from.