Skip to main content
logo print
Whether you want to work as a furniture maker, upholster, machinist, designer or even a shopfitter, gaining a qualification by doing is your first step into a career. You may want to learn how to restore vintage furniture, practice polishing, as well as waxing, staining and shellacking techniques. Or study upholstery and learn how to repair, recover and replace furniture materials using both traditional and modern techniques.
 

Furniture and Upholstery Open Days

If you are curious about furniture making but not sure if it is right for you; or if you want to get the skills and industry experience to set your self up for an apprenticeship, a Certificate II might be the first step. A pre-apprenticeship program is designed to teach you the basic skills required by industry, You'll get a taste of what the apprenticeship will involve as well as what working in the field is really like. By completing a pre-apprenticeship you'll also reduce the length of your apprenticeship. Visit us on Open Day at 4.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and importance of each of the building trades. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

- , Thu, 17 Oct

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

Holmesglen�s certificate III in Upholstery, Auto and Marine Trimming and Furniture Finishing courses give students a comprehensive training in all practical and theoretical aspects. Whether you seek an apprenticeship or you want to gain skills through our �on campus� programs not requiring an employer, join us for an introduction and develop a taste for our programs. Visit us on Open Day at 4.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and benefits of each trade. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

- , Thu, 17 Oct

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

Filter
Starting Month
Qualifications
Location
Study Mode

Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways

MSF20516

VET Delivered to Secondary School Students

This furniture and joinery semester pathway program gives you the opportunity to work safely using hand and power tools to construct timber furnishing products. It is suitable if you are interested in furniture design, kitchen design, furniture making, cabinet making, wood machining, joinery, shopfitting and stair building.

Duration: Part time 2 years
Intakes: February, July
Campus: Chadstone

This furniture and joinery semester pathway program gives you the opportunity to work safely using hand and power tools to construct timber furnishing products. It is suitable if you are interested in furniture design, kitchen design, furniture making, cabinet making, wood machining, joinery, shopfitting and stair building.

Certificate III in Automotive and Marine Trimming Technology

AUR32316

Apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Automotive and Marine Trimming Technology provides comprehensive training in vehicle and marine trimming. You will learn to make, install, repair, replace or modify the seats, upholstery, linings (roof and door linings), interior trim and floor coverings of all sorts of vehicles from cars and trucks, through to trains, aircraft and boats.

Duration: Part time 3 years
Intakes: Various dates throughout the year
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Automotive and Marine Trimming Technology provides comprehensive training in vehicle and marine trimming. You will learn to make, install, repair, replace or modify the seats, upholstery, linings (roof and door linings), interior trim and floor coverings of all sorts of vehicles from cars and trucks, through to trains, aircraft and boats.

Certificate III in Cabinet Making

MSF31113

Apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making will give you a range of skills and knowledge in kitchen, bathroom, installation and furniture Making for the manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.provides comprehensive training in cabinet making..

Duration: Part time 3 years
Intakes: Various dates throughout the year
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making will give you a range of skills and knowledge in kitchen, bathroom, installation and furniture Making for the manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.provides comprehensive training in cabinet making..

Certificate III in Cabinet Making

MSF31113

(Furniture) Apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making MSF31113 (furniture stream) will give you a range of skills and knowledge in the installation and manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.

Duration: Full time 3 years
Intakes: Various dates throughout the year
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making MSF31113 (furniture stream) will give you a range of skills and knowledge in the installation and manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.

Certificate III in Cabinet Making

MSF31113

(Kitchen and Bathroom) Apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making MSF31113 (kitchen and bathroom stream) will give you a range of skills and knowledge in the kitchen, bathroom, installation, and furniture making for the manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.

Duration: Full time 3 Years
Intakes: September, November, February, April, July
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making MSF31113 (kitchen and bathroom stream) will give you a range of skills and knowledge in the kitchen, bathroom, installation, and furniture making for the manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.

Certificate III in Cabinet Making

MSF31113

Furniture

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making will give you a range of skills and knowledge in kitchen, bathroom, installation and furniture making for the manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.

Duration: Full time 1 year
Intakes: September, February, March, April, May, June, July, August
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Cabinet Making will give you a range of skills and knowledge in kitchen, bathroom, installation and furniture making for the manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.

Certificate III in Furniture Finishing

MSF30113

Apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Furniture Finishing provides comprehensive training in furniture finishing. You will learn to prepare surfaces, apply stains and finishes, restore furniture and operate finishing equipment.

Duration: Part time 36 months
Intakes: February
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Furniture Finishing provides comprehensive training in furniture finishing. You will learn to prepare surfaces, apply stains and finishes, restore furniture and operate finishing equipment.

Certificate III in Timber and Composites Machining

MSF30313

Apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Timber and Composites Machining will give you the skills and knowledge to perform machining for the manufacture of furniture, cabinetry, windows and doors, and moulded products.

Duration: Part time 1 - 4 years
Intakes: Various dates throughout the year
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Timber and Composites Machining will give you the skills and knowledge to perform machining for the manufacture of furniture, cabinetry, windows and doors, and moulded products.

Certificate III in Upholstery

MSF30713

Production stream - apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Upholstery provides comprehensive production upholstery training for apprentices in all practical and theoretical aspects of the trade.

Duration: Full time 48 months
Intakes: Various dates throughout the year
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Upholstery provides comprehensive production upholstery training for apprentices in all practical and theoretical aspects of the trade.

Certificate III in Upholstery

MSF30713

Traditional stream - non-apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Upholstery will give you the skills to create new furniture masterpieces and return old furniture to its former glory.

Duration: Part time 3 years
Intakes: February
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate III in Upholstery will give you the skills to create new furniture masterpieces and return old furniture to its former glory.

Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology

MSF40213

The Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology MSF40213 will provide you with skills in designing furniture and applying those designs into a finished furniture product.

Duration: Full time 12
Intakes: September, February, April, July
Campus: Chadstone

The Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology MSF40213 will provide you with skills in designing furniture and applying those designs into a finished furniture product.

  • Turning inspirations into reality
    Our students are seeing their designs become creations while in the workshop.
    Learn more

All information is correct at the time of printing but subject to change.

Copyright © 2019 Holmesglen CRICOS Provider Code: 00012G RTO-0416 ABN: 40 096 756 729