Short Courses


This Melbourne Polytechnic course allows students with disabilities and/or learning difficulties to explore working with wood through simple projects.

Course Code: SWE011

Fees: $495.00

news building carpentry apprenticeship

Topics covered in this subject are:

  • looking at workshop hand tools
  • learning about occupational health and safety
  • care and maintenance of hand tools
  • construction of small wooden items such as trays, toys, tool boxes
  • looking at simple plans
  • planning a job

There are no prerequisites for this program.


3 hours x 7 weeks

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

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