Prior Knowledge/Experience and Equipment Required

Participants in the UBC Certificate in Industrial Wood Finishing should have some knowledge or experience of value-added wood products manufacturing. There are no formal educational requirements, but participants should possess good numerical and writing skills.

Participants should have regular access to a recent-model desktop or laptop computer with sound card and speakers, word processing software, reliable Internet connection, web browser, and their own email account. Participants will need to access the course website and their own email account at least three times per week to check for announcements and updates and perform assessed tasks.