WCA News & Events

Meet the Newest Group of WCA Evaluators

Wisconsin recently added 10 more Woodwork Career Alliance (WCA) accredited skill evaluators to its ranks. These woodworking teachers completed their training and accreditation at Madison College, Madison, WI. They are now certified to award WCA tool stamps and credentials to their students. Wisconsin has more than 50 ASEs, the most in the country. Spurred by […]

Edu-Ind Partnership Launches Woodworking Careers

O’Keefe Millwork has found St. Paul College’s Cabinetmaking program to be a go-to source for woodworking talent. In an era when wood product companies of all sizes, types and locales are hard-pressed to find employees, it comes as no surprise that St. Paul College’s Cabinetmaking Diploma program boasts 100 percent placement of its graduates. “Those […]

Training a WorldSkills Candidate

Training for WorldSkills is like training for the Olympics. A lot of countries take it very seriously, with competitors training full time for up to two years before the event. The U.S. recently decided to up their game as they prepare to send a contingent of skilled craftspersons to the world competition in Kazan, Russia, […]