Course code: 800-000230

TAFE Statement in PYTHA Design Software 1

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Overview About this course

Use PYTHA software to complement your shopfitting, cabinet making and machining skills. Using the PYTHA schoolbook, replicate sample drawings, and manipulate and modify drawings. Learn how to draw a cabinet on screen so it's machined correctly.

Outcomes What you'll gain

Learning outcomes

During this course you'll learn to:

  • Replicate sample drawings from handouts in the PYTHA schoolbook

  • Produce, modify and edit basic drawing parts

  • Use functions like editing and transfer tools, applying dimensions text and symbols

  • Generate different views and perspectives

  • Apply measurements and dimensions to designs

  • Export files from PYTHA for print

Course outcomes

You'll leave this course with:

  • A Certificate of Attendance

  • Access to PYTHA Design Software for a further 6 weeks after completing the course

Suitability Is this course right for you?

Professional Development

Learn a new skill and improve your career prospects

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this course.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend you have:

  • An interest in using design software for projects

  • Experience working in the shopfitting, cabinet making and Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) machining industries

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Where can this course take you?

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: this course allows you to upskill and have the confidence to put your hand up for more opportunities at work. and PYTHA will also sometimes ask teachers of this course if they know any good drafters. Teachers may then pass on the names of high achieving students to the interested company.


A white card (or general construction induction card) is required for any worker who needs to access a construction site. Local regulations should also be checked for requirements. If you're only using PYTHA software while working in an office, you won't need a white card.

Study options

Pursue an interest or upskill in your chosen field with another course.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous work experience and study history. You may be able to use recognition of prior learning when applying for a course in the future. If you're successful, you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Courses can be made up of a combination of core and specialty units.

Core units consist of the knowledge you'll need to build key skills for success in your field, industry or hobby.

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TAFE NSW Services Facilities and support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Read&Write literacy and study support software is available free for all TAFE NSW students to use while studying on campus and at home

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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