Woodworking Basic Course

Introduction to theoretical principles and woodworking practice. Basics of tool care How do I...
Introduction to theoretical principles and woodworking practice.
  • Basics of tool care
  • How do I sharpen my tools
  • How do you use saws, chisels and planes for optimum results
  • Which type of wood do I use for which projects
  • Selecting and making suitable wood joints
    More information on the workshop instructor

    Wolfgang Messert

    Wolfgang Messert is a member of the DICTUM Workshop staff and loves sharing his enthusiasm for cabinet making with the participants of our courses. He is particularly interested in the field of sharpening tools and knives and therefore also teaches this topic in various courses. In his free time he also pursues his passion for cabinetmaking, for example by making very beautiful intarsia work.Wolfgang Messert

    More information on the workshop location

    Workshop-centre Niederalteich

    A haven for traditional crafts!

    A mere 10 minutes drive from our company headquarters in Plattling, it is situated idyllically between the river Danube and the Natural Reserve Bavarian Forest and offers ideal conditions for undisturbed creative work.

    The former stable of the Monastery Niederalteich is optimally equipped with

    • Bench room,
    • Turning workshop,
    • Sharpening room,
    • Machine room,
    • Kitchen and Sanitary rooms.


    St. Ursulaweg 19
    94557 Niederalteich

    More info on our Workshop location Niederalteich

    Workshop impressions


    Impressions - Basic Course in Woodworking

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    Impressions of previous workshops

    • Qualification None.
    • Duration 2 days
    • Info Material included (30 €).
    • Participants 10
    • Language German
    • Instructor Wolfgang Messert
    • Course Time 9 am - 6 pm
    • Date 12/08 - 12/09
    • Location St.-Ursulaweg 19, 94557 Niederalteich
    Workshop no. KU1282012
    €205.00 pro Teilnehmer

    Prices incl. VAT

    Additional course dates available on request - our lines are open Monday till Friday, from 8 am to 7 pm by telephone on +49 (0)9931 4058-981 or via email to workshop@dictum.com
    Many other models
    Course No. Start End Location Price  
    Kursnnummer: KU1282004
    Start: 20.04.2020
    end: 21.04.2020
    Location: München
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282005
    Start: 05.05.2020
    end: 06.05.2020
    Location: Bad Gandersheim
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282006
    Start: 13.07.2020
    end: 14.07.2020
    Location: Niederalteich
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282007
    Start: 01.09.2020
    end: 02.09.2020
    Location: Bad Gandersheim
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282008
    Start: 07.09.2020
    end: 08.09.2020
    Location: München
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282009
    Start: 28.09.2020
    end: 29.09.2020
    Location: Niederalteich
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282010
    Start: 07.11.2020
    end: 08.11.2020
    Location: München
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282011
    Start: 17.11.2020
    end: 18.11.2020
    Location: Bad Gandersheim
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282012
    Start: 08.12.2020
    end: 09.12.2020
    Location: Niederalteich
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1281910
    Start: 18.11.2019
    end: 19.11.2019
    Location: München
    Price: €195.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1281911
    Start: 19.11.2019
    end: 20.11.2019
    Location: Bad Gandersheim
    Price: €195.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1281912
    Start: 16.12.2019
    end: 17.12.2019
    Location: Niederalteich
    Price: €195.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282001
    Start: 20.01.2020
    end: 21.01.2020
    Location: München
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282002
    Start: 10.02.2020
    end: 11.02.2020
    Location: Niederalteich
    Price: €205.00
    Kursnnummer: KU1282003
    Start: 06.04.2020
    end: 07.04.2020
    Location: Niederalteich
    Price: €205.00