Personalised for LOCAL students.
Local student means; you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen or a permanent humanitarian visa holder.
Personalised for INTERNATIONAL students.
International student means; you are not an Australian citizen or permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen or a permanent humanitarian visa holder.

Furniture Making

Short Course

Overview

No matter if you’re a complete beginner or someone with a little bit of woodworking knowledge, this satisfying and rewarding course will give you the confidence and knowledge to start making your own furniture.

Suitable For:

  • Participants desiring to make their own furniture
  • Participants wanting skills and knowledge of furniture making
  • Participants who want to increase their furniture making knowledge


Topics Covered:

  • Develop hand skills
  • Identify a range of hand tools
  • Use correctly and maintain in good condition a basic range of hand tools
  • Construct a range of basic joints
  • Use correctly and maintain in good condition a range of portable power tools and equipment
  • Construct a simple piece of furniture incorporating a range of joints, fastening and finish ready for a clear lacquer

Course Outcomes:

At the end of the course, participants will develop the skills and knowledge to correctly use a range of hand tools, construct a range of basic furniture joints and construct a simple piece of furniture.

A Certificate of Completion will be issued at the conclusion of the course.

Requirements

No prior knowledge or experience needed

Materials

You need to wear work clothing, protective equipment (work boots, safety eye protection and ear plugs). Please bring a pen and notebook.

Available sessions

Heidelberg

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - Tuesday, December 13, 2022

10 Sessions Show sessions

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Tuesday 11th Oct -

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Tuesday 18th Oct -

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Tuesday 25th Oct -

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Tuesday 1st Nov -

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Tuesday 8th Nov -

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Tuesday 15th Nov -

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Tuesday 22nd Nov -

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Tuesday 29th Nov -

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Tuesday 6th Dec -

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - Tuesday, December 13, 2022

10 Sessions Show sessions

Tuesday 4th Oct -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 11th Oct -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 18th Oct -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 25th Oct -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 1st Nov -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 8th Nov -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 15th Nov -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 22nd Nov -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 29th Nov -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots

Tuesday 6th Dec -

  • (18:00 - 21:00) Free Spots
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