Do you love the feeling of building something from scratch? Are you a hands-on learner with plenty of creative ideas? A career as a cabinet maker may just be right for you. A Certificate II in Furniture Making will give you the skills you need to start your employment journey.
Each day is a little bit different as you gain experience with power tools, learn how to prepare and maintain hand tools and static machinery, and explore the varied world of furniture making. You’ll be able to use this qualification as a stepping stone towards an apprenticeship, giving you endless career options!
Prepare yourself for the workplace with skills in communication, teamwork, organisation, planning and independent study as you master the basic skills involved in the Cabinet Making and Joinery industry.
Times3 days per week Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 8.00am to 4.30pm.
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II In Furniture Making.
- Apprentice Cabinet Maker
- Apprentice Furniture Maker
Opportunities for Further Study
- MSF31113 Certificate III Cabinet making
- MSF30213 Certificate III Furniture making
Specialist Course Information
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
|MSFFM3002 Construct furniture using leg and rail method|
|MSMWHS200 Work safely|
|CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry|
|MSFFF2004 Prepare surfaces for finishing|
|MSFFM2001 Use furniture making sector hand and power tools|
|MSFFM2002 Assemble furnishing components|
|MSFFM2003 Select and apply hardware|
|MSFFM2005 Join solid timber|
|MSFFM2006 Hand make timber joints|
|MSFFM2010 Set up and operate basic static machines|
|MSFFM3001 Construct chair and couch frames|
|MSFGN2001 Make measurements and calculations|
|MSMSUP102 Communicate in the workplace|
|MSMSUP106 Work in a team|
|MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|