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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.
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 furniture making and kitchens/bathrooms.
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.
Use furniture making sector hand and power tools
Make measurements and calculations
Read and interpret work documents
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Communicate in the workplace
Work safely in the construction industry
Prepare surfaces for finishing
Set up and operate basic static machines
Apply manufactured board conversion techniques
Construct furniture using leg and rail method
Produce angled and curved furniture using manufactured board
Fabricate custom furniture
Install furnishing products
Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture
Set timbers for furniture production
Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings
Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications
Set up, operate and maintain sawing machines
Set up, operate and maintain drilling machines
Set up, operate and maintain automated edge banding machines
Set up, operate and maintain computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining and processing centres
Construct jigs and fixtures
Identify processes in kitchen and bathroom projects
Determine requirements for installation of cabinets
Fabricate cabinets for the built-in environment
Good passes at Year 11 level or the overseas equivalent English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (Academic) with no individual bandscore less than 5.5.
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.
QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION
On completion, you will receive a Certificate III in Cabinet Making.
On successful completion of the Certificate III in Cabinet Making students will have the opportunity to gain further skills and knowledge by continuing in the following study pathways:
• Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology
• Diploma of Furniture Design and Technology.
- cabinet maker
- furniture maker
How to apply
APPLY VIA AGENT
Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.
To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.
If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:
T: 03 9564 1703
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.
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