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Leeward Community College's Workforce Development Office (OCEWD) is located on the Diamond Head end of the Leeward Community College campus, with ample free parking. We are on the city bus line, which makes it convenient to commute from anywhere on Oahu.


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(808) 455-0477
96-045 Ala Ike, Room CE 101, Pearl City, HI 96782

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ceramic bowls on shelf
Raku is an ancient firing technique from Japan. Students will explore glazing, building and firing techniques; learn to use and take care of pottery equipment. This course will allow students to participate in pit firing their projects.

William Castillo 
Workforce Development Coordinator

For assistance call our office at 455-0477.

Previous experience with raku or ceramics required.

Contact course coordinator for information regarding learning outcomes.

Course Schedule

Online registration is for debit/credit card purchase only. For other payments, use Standard Registration.

Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, the course you have selected is currently not open for enrollment. Please complete a Course Inquiry so that we may promptly notify you when enrollment opens.

Course Resources

Raku Student Gallery

Pots Before Glazing.
Raku Student Glazing.
Raku Ceramic Fish.
Raku Student At Pottery Wheel.
Raku Pot And Bowls.
Raku Student Carving Relief.
Raku Oven.
Ceramic Carving Tools.
Ceramic Pots And Bowls On Shelf.
Ceramic Pieces In Bowl.
Raku Student At Pottery Wheel.
Raku Student At Pottery Wheel.
Ceramic Pieces Being Heated.
Ceramic Pieces In Oven.
Raku Student At Pottery Wheel.

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