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Endorsed by the Hardwood Manufacturers Association, this Certificate Program is open to all hardwood industry stakeholders and geared towards promising, career-minded employees within your organization who are looking for more. This 12 week 2019 program, September 3 - November 22, will launch you into a life long rewarding career. All classes are taught in person and utilize Northcentral Technical College's 27,000 square foot state-of-the-art Wood Technology Center of Excellence.

Upon completion, certificate holders will be able to identify hardwood species; scale, grade and value hardwood logs; breakdown logs and edge/trim lumber; investigate slicer and rotary veneer manufacturing; examine the physical and mechanical properties of wood; operate a conventional dry kiln, and apply basic hardwood lumber inspection grading rules.

Program details - course descriptions and course costs - are available here.

Housing information is available here.

To apply for the program, please click here. Application deadline is August 9, 2019.

Click here to print a program flyer.

Questions should be directed to Travis Allen at 715.348.7723 or

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