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Carpentry, Joinery and Furniture Courses

Carpentry, Joinery and Furniture courses offer students a chance to gain hands-on experience in a number of trades and apply their expertise in the workplace.

Courses in this sector are formulated to equip you with the practical skills and background knowledge you need to accomplish installations, repairs and renovation tasks within the construction industry.

Popular courses in Carpentry, Joinery and Furniture

Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery

Course code: CPC32011

Looking to take your passion for woodworking to the next level? The Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery offers you a highly desirable skill set. This course may also be offered as a part of a Carpentry Apprenticeship.

Certificate III in Carpentry

Course code: CPC30211

This course is for apprentices in the carpentry trade. You will learn the basic foundations and content to develop the skills and knowledge used in the building and construction industry to efficiently produce quality work.

Certificate II in Construction Pathways

Course code: CPC20211

Are you interested in finding your career path by sampling a variety of trade skills? This course provides you with skills and knowledge across a range of trade occupations, such as joinery, shopfitting, carpentry and bricklaying.

Certificate III in Cabinet Making

Course code: MSF31113

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of skills at trade-level for those working in furniture making and those involved in the manufacture and installation of fitted furniture typically in a kitchen, bathroom and related context. Installation skills may be applied to new or renovation work.

Certificate II in Furniture Making

Course code: MSF20313

In this course you will learn the skills and knowledge required to perform the manufacture of free-standing furniture or built-in cabinets, and provide on-site assistance in the installation of furniture or cabinets.

A carpentry, joinery and furniture course can lead to a number of job opportunities, from designing and building furniture to fitting out commercial property. Qualifications in carpentry, joinery and furniture can lead to a job as a carpenter, joiner, shop fitter, cabinetmaker or form worker. The average weekly salary for carpenters and joiners is $1,052.

Whether you're just starting out in your carpentry, joinery and furniture career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the area include Industrial Design, Shopfitting, Cabinet Making, Carpentry and Joinery, Furniture Making, Furniture Finishing and Construction Pathways.