Working in wood to create high quality furniture and units, showing skill and an aesthetic understanding of design and finish.
Cabinetmaking could be for you if you like:
- Being creative
- Making things
- Using tools
Why choose this skill?
More about this skill
Craftsmanship is at the heart of cabinetmaking. In an age of mass production the cabinetmaker produces lasting work designed to be appreciated for many generations. Cabinetmakers must combine creativity and innovation with precision and accuracy and demonstrate a high appreciation of how to use the beauty of wood to best effect.
WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017
The WorldSkills Standards Specification specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.