Intro to Woodworking (GR 5-6 & 7-8)

Enrollment Deadline: Can join at any time (Fees will be prorated)

GR. 5 - 8
Once a week / 8-9 weeks
1 hr per week

About this Course

Learn basic woodworking skills in a safe, exploration-based environment! Students will learn basic safety practices, hand tools, construction techniques, and finishing methods. No experience required!

Course Fee

$375 plus tax (includes $50 material fee)

Course Outcomes

New to woodworking? Come join us in a fun, exploration-based environment to learn how to work with wood safely, use hand tools, build basic structures, and finish wooden projects to a high level of detail. Over the course of several short projects, students will gain skills, accumulate experience and build confidence to be able to pursue their own woodworking projects. Activities will be modified to student age and ability.

Dates Available

Jan 11 - Mar 8
6:15 - 7:15 pm
Jan 14 - Mar 4
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Jan 15 - Mar 5
10:30 - 11:30 am

Key Information

  • Session Length: 1 hr a week / 8-9 weeks
  • Technology Access: All software and tools needed will be provided to students.
  • Class Size: 10 students
  • Instructor to Student Ratio: 1:5

In-person Course Needs

  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Hair tie *for students with long hair
  • Safety goggles (provided)
  • Bring your creativity and curiosity!


In-person classes are located in our Makerspace in Richmond Hill at 561 Edward Avenue (Unit 1), Richmond Hill, ON


Still have questions? Contact us at (289) 819-0178 or for more assistance.

How It Works

Tools & Skills Students Will Learn