Short Courses

Basic Carpentry

Melbourne Polytechnic's practical short course in Basic Carpentry, gives participants the opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and practical experience in basic carpentry combined with related WH&S requirements.

Course Code: SBU020

Code

SBU020

Campuses

HEIDELBERG

Department

Trades
03 9269 8615

Duration

3 weeks
Total Hours: 24

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Carpentry hand tools and general safety
  • Completion of hand tool exercises. Intro to power tools starting with portable power saw and electric planer
  • Slide compound Mitre Saw and it's many functions
  • Door frame and door hanging
  • Bearers and Joists
  • Timber Walls
  • Joining timber fastening systems

Fees

Fees:$770.00

No concession or government funding applies

Payment Options:

  • Cash - paid in person at any campus or a Skills and Jobs Centre
  • Credit Card
  • Invoice - paid by the company or job agencies

Materials

You need to wear work clothing, protective equipment (work boots, protective safety glasses, ear plugs and dust mask), and bring a pen and note book.

Prerequisites

No prior knowledge or experience needed

Workplace Training

Consultancy - Training can be offered on-site or off-site

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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