If you are new to the WCA accreditation process, click the steps below.

Step 1 - Enroll

Step 2 - Apply

  • STEP 2 – Apply for a Skill Evaluator accreditation (incl. in price of enrollment/Passport)
  • Download your application at the link below.

    2018.Evaluator-ApplicationFORM

    When you have completed your application, either in printed form or on the screen using Acrobat, email to gheuer@woodworkcareer.org or snail mail to:
    Woodwork Career Alliance
    P.O. Box 636
    Nellysford, VA  22958-0636

Step 3 - Online Training

Candidates are required to take the FREE (for now) online course before you attend the Hands-On Training session. Use the Step 3 – Online Training hot link above to go to the course. You MUST be signed in/registered here on the website to complete the course and quiz. Press the “My Account” link at the top of any page to sign on.

Print your own “Certificate of Achievement” at the conclusion of the course if you earn 80% or better on the quiz. Present your Certificate to your Hands-On Training instructor when you attend the Shop portion of the accreditation program to get credit for your work.

 

Step 4 - Hands-On Training

Skill Evaluator Candidate Hands-On Training Class

When your application above has been accepted and you have been notified of available classes, you can visit the training events page. The ASE Training Fee includes a full copy of the Woodwork Manufacturing Skill Standards book, a copy of the Handbook for Skill Evaluators, access to the Assessment Form library, other handouts, and (once in a while) lunch at the Training Day activity.

Planning for the 2017-2018 sessions is underway. Check back here for updates.

YOU may attend ANY of the half-day, hands on Accredited Skill Evaluator Training events. Learn more by clicking the hotlink for your event below. Some events are still in the planning stage.


Accreditation Class #28 – Region 2 – March 8, 2018 – Mesa, AZ

This class is given by Secretary Greg Heuer for the Mesa school district. There are only 3 Seats currently available for the session. It is possible other seats could be opened if demand warrants. Pre-registration required. Contact Scott Nelson or Greg Heuer for details.
Schools with a current subscription to the EDUcation™ Division save $250. One FREE ticket per school may be used each year.
Greg Heuer is your contact for the day – cell phone (434) 298-4650 or email gheuer@woodworkcareer.org.


COMPLETED – Accreditation Class #27 – National – July 19-22, 2017 – AWFS, Las Vegas, NV

This class is given by President Scott Nelson in conjunction with the AWFS Trade Show. There are only 4 Seats available for each of 5 sessions. Pre-registration required [ Open soon ]. Contact Scott Nelson or Greg Heuer for details.
Schools with a current subscription to the EDUcation™ Division save $250. One FREE ticket per school may be used each year. Email Corporate Secretary Greg Heuer for your 2016-17 Coupon Code.
Scott Nelson is your contact for the day – cell phone (402) 610-6043 or email snelsonwca@gmail.com.


COMPLETED – Accreditation Class #26 – Region 9 – November 18, 2016 – Outer Banks, NC

This class is given by President Scott Nelson in conjunction with the North Carolina Trade and Industrial Education Division. There are only 5 Guest Seats available. Pre-registration required. Contact Scott Nelson or Greg Heuer for details.
Schools with a current subscription to the EDUcation™ Division save $50. One FREE ticket per school may be used each year. Email Corporate Secretary Greg Heuer for your 2016-17 Coupon Code.
Scott Nelson is your contact for the day – cell phone (402) 610-6043 or email snelsonwca@gmail.com.


COMPLETED – Accreditation Class #25 – Region 5 – October 28, 2016 – Madison College, Madison, WI

Only 16 seats available. Pre-registration required. Contact Scott Nelson or Greg Heuer for details.
Schools with a current subscription to the EDUcation™ Division save $250. One FREE ticket per school may be used each year. Email Corporate Secretary Greg Heuer for your 2016-17 Coupon Code.
Patrick Molzahn is your contact for the day and will be available by cell phone (608) 669-0794 if you have questions or need directions and can also be reached by email pmolzahn@madisoncollege.edu


Accreditation Class #21 – TBD – Region 5 – Chicago, Illinois Location to be determined

Only 16 seats available. Pre-registration required. Contact Scott Nelson or Greg Heuer for details.
Doug Rappe is your contact for the day and will be available by cell phone {XXX-XXX-XXXX} if you have questions or need directions and can also be reached by email {XXX@XXXXX}

Accreditation Class #14 – TBD – Region 9 – Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Only 16 seats available. 1:30 PM. Pre-registration required. Click above or Contact Brian Bond or Greg Heuer for details.
Brain Bond is your contact for the day and will be available by phone (540) 231-8752 if you have questions or need directions and can also be reached by email bbond@vt.edu