Registration Open Now for CVCC's Furniture Fundamentals

Registration Open Now for CVCC's Furniture Fundamentals

The next eight-week Furniture Fundamentals class at Catawba Valley Community College is open for registration. The class starts on April 21 and ends on June 16 and will be offered online.

04/07/2020

Furniture Academy

The next eight-week Furniture Fundamentals class at Catawba Valley Community College is open for registration. 

The class starts on April 21 and ends on June 16, and it will be offered online at the cost of $180.

Those persons who complete the Furniture Fundamentals course can enroll in one of seven disciplines — Manual Cutting, Automated Cutting, Pattern Making, Sewing, Spring up (8-way hand tie), Inside Upholstery, and Outside Upholstery.  

A growing need for skilled furniture workers for area manufacturers drives CVCC’s training academy. Founding industry partners are Century Furniture, LEE Industries, Lexington Home Brands, Sherrill Furniture and Vanguard Furniture. 

Additional supporting partners include American Home Furnishings Alliance, Atlantic Packaging, Autoquip Corporation, Bassett Furniture, CR Laine, Dimension Wood Products, DUO-Fast, Ethan Allen, Fairfield Chair, Fairgrove Furniture, Geiger International, Gerber Technology, Harris Handling , Haworth Health Environments, HBF Textiles, HSM Solutions, Heico Fasteners,  Image Industries, Leggett & Platt, NC Works Career Center Catawba, Precedent, Snyder Paper, TB Arhaus, TCS Designs Inc., Thomasville-Drexel, United Sewing and Wesley Hall, Inc. 

For more information about enrolling in the next class at the Catawba Valley Furniture Academy in Newton, contact Lori Price with CVCC’s Business and Industry Services, (828) 327-7000, ext. 4284, lprice@cvcc.edu or Cindy Fulbright, CVFA Project Manager, (828) 327-7000, ext. 4778, lfulbright@cvcc.edu.

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