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September 2017

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

September 9, 2017 - September 13, 2017
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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December 2017

Timber Building Tour and Conference to Austria and Germany 2017

December 3, 2017 @ 8:00 am - December 10, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

CAWP, in partnership with UNBC, is organizing a technical tour for architects, construction and wood builiding products manufacturers, public sector officials and policy makers. The tour will begin in Vienna, Austria on Saturday 2nd of December and end in Munich on Saturday 9th of December, including three days at Holzbau Forum, the world's largest wood building conference. A group of 15-20 industry participants, accompanied by ‘tour guides’ from CAWP, will visit state of the art production facilities of innovative producers of prefabricated homes and building…

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January 2018

Online Industrial Wood Finishing Certificate Course

January 2 @ 8:00 am - April 7 @ 5:00 pm
Online / UBC, 2900-2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4 Canada
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$1995

This course is one of the most comprehensive wood finishing course in North America, incorporating both theory and practical skills.  It covers the full spectrum of finishing beginning with understanding the properties of individual wood species to material preparation and special effects finishing. For more information please visit the following link Wood Finishing  

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CAWP Open House 2018 and Co-op Presentation Evening

January 25 @ 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 2018

Quality Management & Control Course

February 5 @ 12:00 am - March 18 @ 11:59 pm
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Quality Management & Control starting on February 5 for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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Business Finance & Investment Evaluation Course

February 5 - March 19
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Business Finance & Investment Evaluation starting on February 5 for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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Kiln Drying Seminar

February 19 @ 8:00 am - February 23 @ 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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March 2018

Production Planning

March 19 - May 14
Online
$495

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Production Planning Course starting on March 19th  for eight weeks.  For more details see our Management Skills Training Program

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Marketing Green Products

March 19 - May 14
Online
$495

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Marketing Green Products Course starting on March 19th for eight weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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May 2018

Safety & Human Resources Management Course

May 14 @ 8:00 am - June 25 @ 5:00 pm
Online
$445

The Centre for Advanced Wood Processing will be offering the  Safety & Human Resources Management Course starting on May 14th for six weeks.  For more details see our Management Skill Training Program

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