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Carpentry Workshop for Women

  • Started May 14
  • 35 US dollars
  • East Cooke Road

This workshop will focus on carpentry skills: how to maintain your house and how to expand on what you already have. This hands-on workshop has a strong emphasis on safety and will cover: ​ - Understanding how your house is built -- and why - Constructing a mini-wall, from learning to frame the studs to applying the drywall - Patching holes, large and small - In-depth tool exploration, from hand tools to power tools - Understanding and trying different hardware, from different screw types to various kinds of anchors Each workshop will begin with an introduction to hand and power tools, and you will go home with plenty of resources to help further your carpentry understanding! The goal of this workshop is to build a comfort level with the systems in your own home and to help make informed decisions when talking with a contractor. All skill levels are encouraged. In light of COVID-19, please bring a face mask to class. Class limit is 10 attendees. Our construction classes fill quickly; please register ASAP to avoid disappointment! INSTRUCTORS: This class is taught by industry professionals, and offered through Central Ohio Women in the Trades. COWIT is a nonprofit organization focused on the education, recruitment, and retention of women within the various trade unions around central Ohio. >> NOTE: If you have a small group interested in *any* of our construction classes, we can arrange a special class for 6 attendees! Open to women and girls age 13+. Just drop us a note at for more details.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, please contact us at least 48 hours prior to class to cancel your registration. (Refund policy for materials fee, if applicable, may vary and is included in class description.)

Contact Details

  • 1350 East Cooke Road, Columbus, OH, USA

    + (614) 404-7236