Carpentry, Joinery and Furniture

Carpentry, Joinery and Furniture

14 Courses

Turn your interest in carpentry, joinery and furniture into a career to be proud of with a respected trade qualification from TAFE NSW. From processing timber, to wall framing for residential and commercial projects; from hand crafting furniture that will last a lifetime to installing the kitchens that make a house a home, you’ll graduate with the skills to succeed in this growing industry.

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Cabinet Making

Focus on the finer details in life as you create intricate handmade furniture and create custom cabinetry that will take pride of place in homes and be passed down through generations.

  • Certificate III Cabinet Making

    MSF31113-02

    Craft a bright future as a trade qualified cabinet maker. Develop practical skills and learn to create pieces, with a focus on kitchens and bathrooms. Choose to work in commercial or residential, or build your own business in this in-demand area.

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  • Certificate III Cabinet Making

    MSF31113-01

    Gain Australia-wide recognition as a trade qualified cabinet maker and develop practical skills to assemble and create furniture pieces for clients. Choose to work in commercial or residential, or build your own business in this area of skills shortage.

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Carpentry and Joinery

Work towards your carpentry trade contractor licence with a carpentry and joinery qualification. You’ll craft a strong career working on residential and industrial projects.

  • Certificate III Joinery

    CPC31912-01

    Use your creativity and timber skills to build an artistic career that you can be proud of. Learn essential construction skills on-the-job or in simulated workplace environments, and develop the foundational knowledge needed to work in the joinery industry.

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  • Certificate III Carpentry

    CPC30211-01

    Build fundamental skills to work as a carpenter in the booming building and construction industry. Learn on-the-job, liaise with real clients, and gain highly valuable skills to support fascinating and different industrial, commercial and residential projects.

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Furnishing

Transform houses into homes as you learn to use a variety of elements to redesign and refine rooms while showcasing how personality can blend seamlessly with functionality.

Furniture

Specialise and thrive in the furniture industry as you design and embellish a variety of custom and standard furniture pieces to suit your clients.

  • Certificate III Furniture Finishing

    MSF30113-01

    Craft your career as you learn to bring furniture to life. From restoring antique mantles to polishing a mid-century modern piece, you will use your creative and technical artisanship to become a trade specialist in the timber and furniture industry.

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  • Certificate III Furniture Making

    MSF30213-01

    Develop the practical and intricate skills needed to work in the furniture making industries. Learn your craft from experienced furniture makers and graduate ready to prepare surfaces, use specialised power tools and build full-size pieces of furniture.

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  • Certificate IV Furniture Design and Technology

    MSF40213-01

    Combine your passion for furniture design with the technical know-how you need to produce one of a kind pieces. This course develops your skills and knowledge in a range of furniture design, making and production techniques to help bring your vision to life.

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Shopfitting

Combine functionality with innovation to create eye catching displays for store-fronts and shopping centres.

  • Certificate III Shopfitting

    CPC30116-01

    Help people bring their business dreams to life as a qualified shopfitter. Assist in the designing, planning and construction of a range of different shopfronts, store floors and office spaces as you gain creative and in-demand inustry skills valued across the construction industry.

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Timber and Composites Machining

Support and supply your fellow trades as you use specialist equipment to cut, shape and mould wood into functional pieces to be actively used across the furniture industry.

  • Certificate III Timber and Composites Machining

    MSF30313-03

    Become a qualified tradesperson, contractor or sub-contractor and learn to operate a range of specialist machinery. Learn to perform timber and composites machining for the manufacturing of furniture and other components and make your way into this in-demand occupation.

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  • Certificate III Timber and Composites Machining

    MSF30313-02

    Work with your hands and get the job done when you become a qualified tradesperson, contractor or sub-contractor. Learn to perform timber and composites machining for the manufacturing of furniture and other components by utilising a range of specialist machinery.

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  • Certificate III Timber and Composites Machining

    MSF30313-01

    Carve out your dream career with a hands-on course equipping you with the skills and knowledge to be a timber machinist. This course will give intricate workshop knowledge of timber craftsmanship, preparing you for a career or further study.

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Upholstery

Restore antique pieces of furniture to their former glory or re-vamp newer models as you selectively cut, sew and fit fabric and leather to bring your client’s vision to life.

  • Certificate III Upholstery

    MSF30713-02

    Show you have the right stuff to become a trade-qualified upholsterer. Create and craft bespoke, hand-made soft furnishings for both commercial and residential clients while earning a competitive salary in an industry in demand.

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  • Certificate III Upholstery

    MSF30713-01

    Kick-start a creative career in the furniture industry and become a trade qualified upholsterer. Embrace the world of textiles and tools and enjoy varied tasks such as pattern-making, cutting, sewing, stuffing and buttoning, in both commercial and residential projects.

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