PIKC Rigas Valsts tehnikums

Rīgas Valsts tehnikums

Profesionālās izglītības kompetences centrs

Woodworking department

  • Woodworking department
    Woodworking department
  • Woodworking department
    Woodworking department

Woodworking technician can do tasks connected with increasing the efficiency of shop productivity and improving work organization in the field of  mechanical wood processing, designing and making articles of wood , as well as checking, maintenance and repairs of equipment and mechanical devices, calculate amount  of work and materials, comply with the requirements of environment protection, manages his team, know the normative acts of business , economics and accounting, environment requirements for woodworking equipment and sawmills , requirements for accident prevention, requirements for using individual means of protection , basics of rights , take part in working out business proposals and estimates  and carry out economical analyses.
Woodworking technicians work in different kind of woodworking enterprises ( for example, sawmills, shops of veneer and plywood production, wood sheet and furniture production ), as self-employed or an  individual entrepreneur.

  • The necessary skills for carrying out basic professional tasks
  • knowledge at the notion level
  • 1.1. forest  industry politics
  • 1.2. basics of management
  • knowledge at the comprehension level
  • 2.1. application of technical drawing in woodworking
  • 2.2. construction materials
  • 2.3. elements of machines
  • 2.4. machines for lifting and transporting
  • 2.5. hydraulics
  • 2.6. technical measuring in woodworking
  • 2.7. electotechnique and electronics
  • 2.8. theory of economics and marketing
  • 2.9. heat supply in woodworking
  • 2.10. economics of woodworking
  • 2.11. basics of accounting
  • 2.12. working out technological projects in woodworking
  • 2.13. designing wood articles and building constructions
  • 2.14. marketing of woodworking materials
  • 2.15. professional terms in the state language and at least two foreign languages
  • knowledge at application level
  • 3.1. application of informatics and computer graphics in solving woodworking tasks
  • 3.2. wood science and forest merchandise
  • 3.3. normative acts of entrepreneurship
  • 3.4. processes of wood cutting
  • 3.5. woodworking machines and instruments
  • 3.6. pneumatic transport in woodworking
  • 3.7. exploitation of woodworking equipment
  • 3.8. hydrothermical processing of wood
  • 3.9. production of saw materials
  • 3.10. production of wood sheets
  • 3.11. production of wood articles
  • 3.12. finishing of wood and wood materials
  • 3.13. accident prevention
  • 3.14. environment protection
  • 3.15. ergonomics
  • 3.16. work law
  • 3.17. state language
  • 3.18. communication in two foreign languages
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  • The graduates of the technical school are able to continue their education in the programms of higher professional level or in the programms of academic education of higher educational establishments.
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  • Subjects
  • Comprehensive subjects
  • Latvian
  • English
  • Russian
  • Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Applied informatics
  • Physics
  • Science
  • History of Latvia and the world
  • Sports
  • Professional subjects
  • Technical drawing -construing
  • Technical mechanics
  • Electrotechnique
  • Woodworking technology
  • Finishing of wood articles
  • Accident prevention
  • Practical training
  • Planning of technological processes

Certicate

 All programms are accredited in the Ministry of education and Science of Latvia Republic.

Latvijas Reitingi