Certificate II in Furniture Making

If you want to become a master furniture maker and take a step closer to securing an apprenticeship, this certificate is designed for you.
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Location
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
Ballarat - SMB
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
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Length
10 weeks
Qualification Code
MSF20313

Free TAFE

This course is in the Free TAFE for Priority Courses list. Find out about the initiative and your eligibility

If you want to become a master furniture maker and take a step closer to securing an apprenticeship, this certificate is designed for you. You'll learn how to make free-standing furniture and built-in cabinets while also skilling up to install these structures on site. Once you finish this program, you'll be ready to work as an assistant maker,assistant installer and production operator in the cabinet world and can continue your training with an apprenticeship.

 

  • Apprentice furniture maker

Completion of this program may enable you to seek employment as an apprentice furniture maker and other apprenticeships within the construction industry.

 

The course content below provides all possible units related to the course. If the course has various streams, the units you are required to study will depend on your chosen stream.

COMMUNICATE IN THE WORKPLACE
MSAPMSUP102A
WORK IN A TEAM
MSAPMSUP106A
PREPARE SURFACES FOR FINISHING
MSFFF2004
USE FURNITURE MAKING SECTOR HAND AND POWER TOOLS
MSFFM2001
USE FURNITURE MAKING SECTOR HAND AND POWER TOOLS
MSFFM2001
MAKE MEASUREMENTS AND CALCULATIONS
MSFGN2001
MAKE MEASUREMENTS AND CALCULATIONS
MSFGN2001
PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES
MSMENV272
COMMUNICATE IN THE WORKPLACE
MSMSUP102
WORK IN A TEAM
MSMSUP106
WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
CPCCOHS1001A
WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
CPCCOHS1001A
PREPARE TO WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
CPCCWHS1001
PROVIDE BASIC EMERGENCY LIFE SUPPORT
HLTAID002
ASSEMBLE FURNISHING COMPONENTS
LMFFM2002B
PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES
MSAENV272B
PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES
MSAENV272B
WORK SAFELY
MSAPMOHS200A
PREPARE SURFACES FOR FINISHING
MSFFF2004
APPLY SURFACE COATINGS BY SPRAY GUN
MSFFF2006
APPLY SURFACE COATINGS BY SPRAY GUN
MSFFF2006
ASSEMBLE FURNISHING COMPONENTS
MSFFM2002
ASSEMBLE FURNISHING COMPONENTS
MSFFM2002
APPLY SHEET LAMINATES BY HAND
MSFFM2004
APPLY SHEET LAMINATES BY HAND
MSFFM2004
JOIN SOLID TIMBER
MSFFM2005
JOIN SOLID TIMBER
MSFFM2005
HAND MAKE TIMBER JOINTS
MSFFM2006
HAND MAKE TIMBER JOINTS
MSFFM2006
FOLLOW PLANS TO ASSEMBLE PRODUCTION FURNITURE
MSFFM2007
FOLLOW PLANS TO ASSEMBLE PRODUCTION FURNITURE
MSFFM2007
SET UP AND OPERATE BASIC STATIC MACHINES
MSFFM2010
SET UP AND OPERATE BASIC STATIC MACHINES
MSFFM2010
APPLY MANUFACTURED BOARD CONVERSION TECHNIQUES
MSFFM2011
APPLY MANUFACTURED BOARD CONVERSION TECHNIQUES
MSFFM2011
CONSTRUCT FURNITURE USING LEG AND RAIL METHOD
MSFFM3002
PREPARE CUTTING LIST FROM PLANS AND JOB SPECIFICATIONS
MSFFM3010
READ AND INTERPRET WORK DOCUMENTS
MSFGN3001
WORK SAFELY
MSMWHS200
APPLY QUALITY STANDARDS
MSS402051A

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our TAFE application page for further information.

For information in relation to the University and students rights and responsibilities please refer to the VET Information Guide.

Applicants need to demonstrate the literacy and numeracy skills required to undertake this course through a test as part of the application process. The test will be conducted through Federation College prior to commencement of training. Feedback will be provided to the applicant on their results and types of support, if necessary, available to them.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: MSF

National course code: MSF20313

Entry requirements (year 12)

Entry requirements (non year 12)

Applicants should be at least 16 years old, and have completed Year 10.

Applicants need to demonstrate the literacy and numeracy skills required to undertake this course through a test as part of the application process. The test will be conducted through Federation College prior to commencement of training. Feedback will be provided to the applicant on their results and types of support, if necessary, available to them.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 8am to 4.30pm

Fees are subject to change annually.

Fees are payable at the time of enrolment. In addition your program may require you to purchase books and materials. Some of these costs may be payable on enrolment day.

For further information regarding these costs, please view 2020 Indicative Course Fees (pdf, 756kb) for tuition and materials fees payable to FedUni.  

Indicative government-subsidised and full-fee course fees are shown on this document, and should be read in conjunction with the information on the TAFE fees website.

Eligible applicants/students accessing government-subsidised training under the 'Skills First Program' need to be aware enrolling in a qualification may affect their ability to access future government-subsidised training.

For further information please refer to the Fees, charges and eligibility on the TAFE fees website.
 

2020 TAFE Eligibility Exemptions

 

You could be eligible for government subsidised study at Federation University Australia through the TAFE eligibility exemptions. 

If you have been deemed ineligible for a government subsidised place because you have a higher qualification or have commenced two qualifications at the same level you may be eligible to enrol in a government subsidised place with a TAFE eligibility exemption. Please refer to the TAFE fees website or contact the course coordinator
 

Please note: A limited number of TAFE eligibility exemptions are available so contact us now to secure your place for 2020.

Other study costs

There is no materials fee associated with the course, but if thestudent takes home what they have constructed then material feesare charged.

Students will be required to supply their own tool kit, andshould allow up to $400.

If what you have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to this program, you may be entitled to gain subject credits or exemptions. The University is obliged to recognise the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations. For further details contact Federation University on 1800 333 864.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D.
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909.

 

 

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