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Overview

Course code:

MSF31113

CRICOS:

084377E

Start date(s):

February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September

Course length:

Full Time: 1 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.

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.


Course structure

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

MSFGN3001

Read and interpret work documents

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSMSUP102

Communicate in the workplace

MSMSUP106

Work in a team

CPCCOHS1001A

Work safely in the construction industry

MSFFF2004

Prepare surfaces for finishing

MSFFM2006

Hand make timber joints

MSFFM2010

Set up and operate basic static machines

MSFFM2011

Apply manufactured board conversion techniques

MSFFM3002

Construct furniture using leg and rail method

MSFFM3003

Produce angled and curved furniture using manufactured board

MSFFM3005

Fabricate custom furniture

MSFFM3006

Install furnishing products

MSFFM3007

Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture

MSFFM3008

Set timbers for furniture production

MSFFM3009

Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings

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

MSFFM3019

Set up, operate and maintain automated edge banding machines

MSFFM3022

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

MSFFM3024

Construct jigs and fixtures

MSFGN3002

Estimate and cost job

MSFKB3001

Identify processes in kitchen and bathroom projects

MSFKB3002

Determine requirements for installation of cabinets

MSFKB3005

Fabricate cabinets for the built-in environment


Entry requirements

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.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

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

PATHWAYS

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.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- cabinet maker
- furniture maker
- shopfitter


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

E: intl@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

International Fee

$14,500.00


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Contact details

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.

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

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.

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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