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January 2017

New Product Development

January 10 @ 8:00 am - February 20 @ 5:00 pm
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  New Product Development Course starting on January 10th for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skills Training Program

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CAWP Open House 2017 and Co-op Presentation Evening

January 26 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Centre for Advanced Wood Processing, Suite 2900, 2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T1Z4 Canada
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Free

Our annual Open House is your chance to visit our facilities, see technical demonstrations, meet students and learn about our industry support, training and applied research activities. Join us for lunch, view a series of short presentations, then tour our machine shop areas and see various projects and technologies in action. In the evening students in our B.Sc. Wood Products Processing program take the spotlight as they present on their co-op work term experiences. Free event - please RSVP. For more details…

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February 2017

Sales & Marketing Course

February 20 @ 8:00 am - April 3 @ 5:00 pm
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Sales & Marketing Course starting on February 20, 2017 for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skills Training Program

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Supply Chain Management

February 20 @ 8:00 am - April 3 @ 5:00 pm
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Supply Chain Management Course starting on February 20th for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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Safety & Human Resources Management Course

February 20 @ 8:00 am - April 3 @ 5:00 pm
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Safety & Human Resources Management Course starting on February 20th for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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Holzbau Pacific Northwest

February 23 @ 8:30 am - February 24 @ 12:00 pm
UBC – Forest Science Centre, 2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T1Z4 Canada
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$295

The Holzbau Pacific Northwest Conference held on February 23 - 24, 2017, will be the first in a series of four events running between February 23 to March 6, 2017 as part of the Forest Innovation Investment (FII) - Wood Week BC event. In Europe, the hugely successful “HolzBau Forum” (“holzbau” means “wood construction”  in German) has become the world’s largest annual conference event in its field, held for 22 years each December in southern Germany and attracting around 1500…

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April 2017

Business Finance & Investment Evaluation Course

April 3 - May 15
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Business Finance & Investment Evaluation starting on April 3rd for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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Factory Planning and Equipment Justification

April 3 @ 8:00 am - May 15 @ 5:00 pm
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Factory Planning and Equipment Justification Course starting on April 3rd for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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September 2017

Robot Made: Large-Scale Robotic Timber Fabrication in Architecture (21 AIBC credits approved)

September 9 - September 13
CAWP, 2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T1Z4 Canada
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$595

Research Associate Oliver David Krieg of the Institute for Computational Design (ICD), and Assistant Professor David Correa from University of Waterloo will hold a technical workshop on robotic fabrication at CAWP. While many industries have made leaps and bounds in adopting highly flexible and fully automated fabrication workflows using robotics, the construction and design industry are only just starting to open the door to these technologies. Recent developments in robotics combined with more accessible design-to-fabrication tools can now offer architects, designers and…

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October 2017

Kiln Drying Seminar (Postponed til 2018)

October 16 @ 8:00 am - October 20 @ 5:00 pm
UBC – Centre for Advanced Wood Processing Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4 Canada + Google Map
$1195

Essentials of Wood Drying   A comprehensive, hands-on introduction to drying technology taught from a practical, real-life perspective and backed with solid explanations into the scientific background of drying. This highly-regarded workshop discusses the key processes and concepts involved in drying wood. Beginning with wood properties and moisture movement, students become familiar with kiln design considerations, drying schedules and kiln loading considerations. Other topics include drying with air, drying degrade, lumber storage and handling, control systems and power plants. Click to…

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