Courses

Certificate III in Cabinet Making

Build a clean future with the Kitchens and Bathrooms stream of our Certificate III in Cabinet Making. Tantalise your creative tastebuds and versatile skills by becoming a qualified kitchen and bathroom installer or master cabinet maker in this growing and always expanding industry.

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Build your career from the start

If you love working with your hands in a fast-paced environment, start your career in cabinet manufacturuing or run your own cabinetry business.

Custom-made career options

With careers spanning the domestic and commercial markets, qualified kitchen and bathroom makers and installers are in constant demand across the industry.

Opportunities range from assisting in the production of cabinets and associated products, to supporting the installation of household or commercial bathrooms and kitchens.

Possible career paths include:

  • manufacturing tradesperson
  • kitchen and bathroom installer
  • cabinetry sales professional

An industry-preferred pathway to a professional career

Learn with Melbourne Polytechnic’s qualified and industry-experienced teachers, who will guide you through your apprenticeship studies.

You will be able to build your skills and increase your knowledge to become a valuable member of the cabinet making industry. This course is designed as an off-the-job component to becoming qualified as a tradesperson in the cabinet making for kitchens and bathrooms industry.

Ask us about pathways to further vocational training or higher education from this qualification.

Trade Support Loan (TSL) program

Australian apprentices undertaking this course may be eligible for the Commonwealth Government’s Trade Support Loan (TSL) program.

Contact

For further information on the Certificate III in Cabinet Making – Kitchens and Bathrooms stream, please contact an Education and Careers Advisor (ECA), on 03 9269 8400, or send an email.

Local Students

Code

MSF31113

Campuses

HEIDELBERG

Department

Trades College
03 9269 8400

Duration

Part-time: 3 years

Fees for 2017

Eligible:$4800
Ineligible:$12700
Concession:$960

The student tuition fees as published are correct at time of publication and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. All enrolments excluding RPL/RCC and Higher Education incur an Amenities fee with a maximum cap of $250

Find out more on fees and charges

View 2016 Fees

Assessment Methods

Projects, assignments, oral and written questions and work book activities

Materials

Participants are required to purchase specific texts and materials

Entrance Requirements

Applicants must be employed and registered as an apprentice with their employer through an Apprenticeship Centre to obtain this qualification.

Enrolment Intake

  • February
  • July
  • Midyear

Units Of Study

The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.

Code Subjects Hours
MSFFF2006 APPLY SURFACE COATINGS BY SPRAY GUN 60
MSFFM3005 FABRICATE CUSTOM FURNITURE 64
MSFFM3015 SET UP, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN PLANING AND FINISHING MACHINES 40
MSFFM3022 SET UP, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN CNC MACHINING AND PROCESSING 80
MSFFM3024 CONSTRUCT JIGS AND FIXTURES 40
MSFGN3001 READ AND INTERPRET WORK DOCUMENTS 24
MSFGN3002 ESTIMATE AND COST A JOB 16

Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.