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Overview

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Course code:

MSF31113

Next available intakes:

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Part Time: 3 years

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..

This course will give you a range of skills and knowledge in kitchen, bathroom, installation and furniture making for the manufacture of furniture and cabinetry products.

You will learn to use a range of specialist machinery, as well as preparing and working from computer-aided drawings and associated cutting lists.

In regards to each machine, you will learn about the material you are processing and how to use the machine itself - from basic to high-end production machinery such as computer numerically controlled (CNC) machines.

You will be taught the correct setup, operational, basic maintenance, troubleshooting of machining and construction methods for Kitchen, Bathroom and Furniture making process.

There are two possible specialist streams in this qualification:
Stream 1: Kitchen Bathroom
Stream 2 : Furniture


Course structure

To receive this qualification you must complete six core units and 22 elective units.

Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications. If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this program.

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

MSFFM2001

Use furniture making sector hand and power tools

MSFGN2001

Make measurements and calculations

MSMSUP102

Communicate in the workplace

MSMSUP106

Work in a team

CPCCOHS1001A

Work safely in the construction industry

MSFFM2006

Hand make timber joints

MSFFM2010

Set up and operate basic static machines

MSFFM3008

Select timbers for furniture production

MSFFM3010

Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications

MSFFM3012

Set up, operate and maintain sawing machines

MSFFM3013

Set up, operate and maintain drilling machines

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSFFM2011

Apply manufactured board conversion techniques

MSFFM3002

Construct furniture using leg and rail method

MSFFM3003

Produce angled and curved furniture using manufactured board

MSFFM3007

Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture

MSFFM3009

Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings

MSFFM3019

Set up, operate and maintain automated edge banding machines

MSFFM3022

Set up, operate and maintain computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining and processing centres

MSFGN3001

Read and interpret work documents

MSFGN3002

Estimate and cost job

MSFFF2004

Prepare surfaces for finishing

MSFFM3005

Fabricate custom furniture

MSFFM3006

Install furnishing products

MSFFM3024

Construct jigs and fixtures

MSFKB3001

Identify processes in kitchen and bathroom projects

MSFKB3002

Determine requirements for installation of cabinets

MSFKB3005

Fabricate cabinets for the built-in environment

Code Name
MSFFM2001Use furniture making sector hand and power tools
MSFGN2001Make measurements and calculations
MSMSUP102Communicate in the workplace
MSMSUP106Work in a team
CPCCOHS1001AWork safely in the construction industry
MSFFM2006Hand make timber joints
MSFFM2010Set up and operate basic static machines
MSFFM3008Select timbers for furniture production
MSFFM3010Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications
MSFFM3012Set up, operate and maintain sawing machines
MSFFM3013Set up, operate and maintain drilling machines
MSMENV272Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MSFFM2011Apply manufactured board conversion techniques
MSFFM3002Construct furniture using leg and rail method
MSFFM3003Produce angled and curved furniture using manufactured board
MSFFM3007Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture
MSFFM3009Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings
MSFFM3019Set up, operate and maintain automated edge banding machines
MSFFM3022Set up, operate and maintain computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining and processing centres
MSFGN3001Read and interpret work documents
MSFGN3002Estimate and cost job
MSFFF2004Prepare surfaces for finishing
MSFFM3005Fabricate custom furniture
MSFFM3006Install furnishing products
MSFFM3024Construct jigs and fixtures
MSFKB3001Identify processes in kitchen and bathroom projects
MSFKB3002Determine requirements for installation of cabinets
MSFKB3005Fabricate cabinets for the built-in environment

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements. But you must have a training agreement with a registered employer from a relevant industry.

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.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

On completion, you will receive the Certificate III in Cabinet Making.

PATHWAYS

After completing this course, you may choose to further your studies by undertaking the Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- cabinet maker
- furniture maker
- shopfitter/joiner
- caravan fitter


How to apply

APPRENTICESHIP

A training contract must be completed by the employer and apprentice within the first two weeks of employment.

A representative from the Australian Apprenticeship Support Network will visit the workplace to complete the training contract with the employer and the apprentice.

Visit australianapprenticeships.gov.au for more information.

If you have further questions about your application, please contact the department:

If you have further questions about your application, please contact the department:

FJM

03 9564 1888

furnishing@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$14,225.00

Government subsidised

$6,813.00

Concession

$1,362.60

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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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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