Classes are available through local woodworking supply stores. The following links are to lists of classes that are available.
NOTE: These classes are not sponsored by or provided by MAWt or the AAW. However, the instructors are highly qualified and the classes offered can significantly reduce the learning curve.
A wood supplier in northern Illinois has recently (2019) begin to offer classes with nationally recognized wood turners. There are two separate links below – click on the business name for their home page or click on the event calendar link for their training schedule.