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- Nationally Recognised Training
- Apprenticeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The Certificate III in Cabinet Making (Kitchen and Bathroom) will see you craft a bright future as a trade qualified cabinet maker. Learn how to select timbers, use power tools, prepare surfaces, and install furniture and cabinetry for businesses and customers in private residences.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course-work, you will learn to:
- Communicate and work in teams
- Read and interpret work documents
- Select timbers and materials
- Use hand and power tools
- Use static and CNC machines
- Use manual and computer aided drawing (CAD)
- Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture
- Install furniture and cabinetry
- Use environmentally sustainable practices
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal qualities and skills you need to get ahead in this field:
- Communication skills to connect with clients
- Customer service, collaboration and consultation skills
- Problem solving strategies
- Attention to detail
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will equip you with:
- A nationally recognised Certificate III qualification
- A trade as a qualified Cabinet Maker (Kitchen and Bathroom)
- The confidence to become a sole trader and start your own small business
Career outcomes and job roles:
- Furniture maker
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your trade to the next level:
- Statement of Attainment in Kitchen and Bathroom Installer Licence - be eligible to apply for your contractor licence or qualified supervisor certificate through Fair Trading NSW
Activity in the building construction industry drives demand for cabinetmakers. The skills shortage of qualified cabinetmakers right across NSW was identified in 2014 and continues through to today.
This is a Face to Face, Part Time Day course. You will need to attend approximately 34 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for Block Release Sessions.
You may also be required to complete approximately 57 hours of additional study outside of class hours.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- The target learner group is for students who are engaged or planning to be engaged in the cabinet making industry in offsite construction and the on-site installation of these manufactured components. It is open for new worker, existing worker and workers requiring upskilling. It is accepted that entrants in this course should have a basic school level of Numeracy & Literacy to successfully complete studies in this course.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
- Educational support services are available to students requiring additional support.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
Class commences 3 February 2020. Block Release, consisting of 7 x 4 day blocks, Attendance will be Monday to Thursday, start at 8.00am finish at 4.30pm.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Before you can start an apprenticeship, you first need to find an employer in the industry you're interested in that will support you through your studies. You and your employer should contact an Apprenticeship Network Provider (ANP) and tell them you're interested in studying at TAFE NSW.
The ANP will help you and your employer to complete a Training Contract. Once you have a Training Contract, we will help you, your employer and the ANP to complete a Training Plan Proposal. Once you have both these documents, the ANP will lodge them with State Training Services, who will provide further advice about next steps.
Find out more: https://www.training.nsw.gov.au/apprenticeships_traineeships/index.html
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
|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|
|MSFFF2004||Prepare surfaces for finishing|
|MSFFF2006||Apply surface coatings by spray gun|
|MSFFM2002||Assemble furnishing components|
|MSFFM2003||Select and apply hardware|
|MSFFM2004||Apply sheet laminates by hand|
|MSFFM2005||Join solid timber|
|MSFFM2010||Set up and operate basic static machines|
|MSFFM2011||Apply manufactured board conversion techniques|
|MSFFM3003||Produce angled and curved furniture using manufactured board|
|MSFFM3007||Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture|
|MSFFM3008||Select timbers for furniture production|
|MSFFM3009||Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings|
|MSFFM3010||Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications|
|MSFFM3011||Measure and draw site layout for manufactured furniture products|
|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|
|MSFKB3002||Determine requirements for installation of cabinets|
|MSFKB3004||Conduct on-site adjustments to cabinets and components|
|MSFKB3005||Fabricate cabinets for the built-in environment|
|MSFKB3006||Install fitted cabinets and components|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Macleay & Coleman Streets, Wagga Wagga
Phone 131 601
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