Gold Credential – 180 total Points, 4800 total hours, + Gold Project

  • Earn 60 additional Points since Red Credential as electives from any section of the current edition of the Skill Standards.
  • Record at least 1600 additional hours since Red Credential on the job as a woodworker.
  • Gold Project is defined as a demonstration of skill which may or not be related to his/her current employment. The Evaluation Committee (consisting of a Woodwork Career Skill Evaluator, a Woodwork Career Chief Evaluator, and the candidate’s employer) reviews and approves the proposed demonstration plans and specs, stating the criteria on which the work will be judged. Total time to complete the demonstration may be part of the criteria.