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Secure Employment in the Cabinetmaking and Millwork Industry

November 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

The Wood Products Manufacturing Program  is short-term, no-nonsense, technical, hands-on training at no cost for eligible low-income applicants. In only 15 weeks, you will learn the skills needed for rewarding entry-level positions in cabinetmaking, furniture making, exhibit building, and the wood products industry from experienced and supportive instructors.  Entry salaries range from $15 – $17 per hour, growing to $18 – $40 per hour with years of on-the-job experience.  There’s no limit to your learning in this field.  Train for a career as a skilled cabinetmaker apprentice, bench carpenter, machine operator, CNC operator, assembler, furniture fabricator, or solid surface counter fabricator.  Study CNC operation, print reading, precision measuring, and cabinetmaking techniques.

COVID safety protocols are in place.  Program includes job placement services, transportation assistance, and a supportive learning environment.  Classes conducted onsite and online, Mon-Fri, 8:00 – 2:30 starting soon.

Attend a Facebook LIVE Virtual Info Session, get your questions answered by one of the instructors in the program, and see the amazing value of this learning opportunity to enter an awesome career in cabinetmaking and furniture making!  Thursdays @ 10:30 am  https://www.facebook.com/greaterwesttown/

View video at https://youtu.be/BczqNUXS6Os

Call TODAY: 312-563-9570 or go to apply.gwtp.edu.

Details

Date:
November 19
Time:
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Website:
gwtp.org

Organizer

Greater West Town Training Partnership
Phone:
312-563-9570
Email:
training@gwtp.edu
Website:
www.gwtp.edu

Venue

Greater West Town
500 N. Sacramento Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60612 United States
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Phone:
312-563-9570
Website:
woodworking.gwtp.edu