Certificate in Woodturning



The Certificate in Woodturning is designed to provide a training programme that covers all the basic skills to be competent at woodturning.

The Certificate is aimed at candidates with little experience, or the more experienced with no formal training of woodturning. Therefore the Certificate is primarily a training programme of the basic skills with assessment criteria.

The Qualification comprises:

  • Training units
  • Multiple choice question unit end tests
  • Practical assessment

Training Units

Unit C 101     Workshop Safe Working Practises

Unit C 102     Tools and Equipment – Maintenance

Unit C 103     Wood Technology

Unit C 104     Spindle Work

Unit C 105     Faceplate Work

Unit C 106     Finishing

The ‘Training and Assessment Logbook’ is issued to the candidate to record the training and assessment. When complete the training and assessment is verified by the AWGB.

On successful completion the Association of Woodturners of Great Britain and the Worshipful Company of Woodturners will award the ‘Certificate in Woodturning’

For further information and nearest venue of delivery contact Peter Bradwick