WCA News and Events

Read about the latest WCA related news and events below.

Jefferson Millwork Woodworker Becomes First Pro to Earn WCA Red Credential

STERLING, Va. – Richard Memory, an apprentice woodworker…
October 19, 2019/by Richard Christianson

Bridging the Gap: Hands-on Woodworking Training Program Develops Skilled Workforce

Jim Wellever, department head of the Cabinetmaking/Millwork…
October 10, 2019/by WCA

Festool Roadshow Comes to Madison College

Madison College and Festool, a manufacturer of portable power…
October 9, 2019/by WCA

8 WCA EDUcation Students Win Fresh Wood Awards

Eight students enrolled at woodworking programs belonging to…
August 13, 2019/by Richard Christianson

President’s Message – Virtual Reality Demos, Silent Auction, WCA 4.0, ASE Training on WCA’s Busy AWFS Fair Agenda

This edition of Pathways is laden with news and features previewing…
July 8, 2019/by Scott Nelson

Welcome New Members & Renewing Sponsors!

The Woodwork Career Alliance of North America is pleased to welcome…
July 8, 2019/by Richard Christianson

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Pathways Archives

Pathways – Fall 2019Jefferson Millwork Woodworker Earns First WCA Red Credential; NC Teachers Go to Summer School; Tim Fixmer’s Commitment to Woodworking Education

Pathways – Summer 2019WCA Gears Up for AWFS Fair in a Big Way, How Mark Smith ‘Casts’a Vision’ to Support his Woodshop Program; Introducing WCA 4.0

Pathways – Spring 2019O’Keefe Millwork’s Looks to St. Paul College for Woodworking Talent; WCA Stakes a Claim in the Yukon

Pathways – Winter 2019Woodworking Training Champions: Luke Barnett & Kristine Cox

Pathways – Fall 2018Making a Case for Woodworking Credentials

Pathways Summer 2018 WCA Skill Standards at the Core of the MiLL Curricula

Pathways Spring 2018Postsecondary Woodworking Programs Embrace WCA Credentials

Pathways Winter 2018Industry Supports Workforce Development

Pathways – Fall 2017 – Maine State Prison Woodshop Pilots WCA Passport Program

Pathways – Summer 2017WCA Sets Busy AWFS Fair Agenda

Pathways – Spring 2017How Jefferson Millwork Uses WCA Skill Standards

Pathways – Winter 2017 – Q & A with the Father of Woodworking Skill Standards

Pathways – Fall 2016 Skill Standards Are Flooring Manufacturers Passport to Success

Pathways – Summer 2016WCA Named WMIA Educator of the Year