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Overview

Course code:

MSF20516

Next available intakes:

July, February

Course length:

Part Time: 2 years

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.


Course structure

Students are required to attend Holmesglen's Chadstone campus on Wednesdays from 9am - 3.30pm.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

MSFFP2001

Undertake a basic furniture making project

MSMPCI103

Demonstrate care and apply safe practices at work

MSFFM2001

Use furniture making sector hand and power tools

MSFFP2005

Join furnishing materials

MSMPCI101

Adapt to work in industry

MSFFP2002

Develop a career plan for the furnishing industry

MSFGN2001

Make measurements and calculations

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSFFM2002

Assemble furnishing components

MSFFM2003

Select and apply hardware

MSFFP2004

Apply domestic surface coatings

MSFFP2010

Research and draw a basic kitchen or bathroom design

Code Name
MSFFP2001Undertake a basic furniture making project
MSMPCI103Demonstrate care and apply safe practices at work
MSFFM2001Use furniture making sector hand and power tools
MSFFP2005Join furnishing materials
MSMPCI101Adapt to work in industry
MSFFP2002Develop a career plan for the furnishing industry
MSFGN2001Make measurements and calculations
MSMENV272Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MSFFM2002Assemble furnishing components
MSFFM2003Select and apply hardware
MSFFP2004Apply domestic surface coatings
MSFFP2010Research and draw a basic kitchen or bathroom design

Entry requirements

You must be able to come onto Holmesglen campus on Wednesdays 8.30am - 3pm.

When undertaking the course, you must be enrolled at a Victorian secondary school.

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview. These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

On completion, you will receive a Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways.

PATHWAYS

At the end of this course, you can go onto undertake a broad range of further study in Certificate II and Certificate IIIs.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

apprenticeship in cabinet making, joinery, furniture making, wood machining, shopfitting, upholstery, furniture finishing, and furniture design and technology.


How to apply

If you have further questions, contact VET Delivered to Secondary Students (previously VETis) Coordination Centre.

T: 03 9209 5109

E: vetis@holmesglen.edu.au


Fees

For VET Delivered to Secondary Students Contact your school to discuss fees.


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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 6.30pm 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.

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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 6.30pm 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.

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Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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