Cabinet Maker (Furniture)

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Areas Of Interest:   Carpentry, Joinery & Cabinetmaking
Certificate Level:  Certificate III
Certificate Name:  Certificate III in Cabinet Making
Certificate Description:  Employees make and assemble furniture from solid timber, flat-panel or timber-based products. They may specialise in particular areas such as reproduction of antique furniture, bedroom suites, office furniture, dining suites, shop fittings and occasional furniture.
Code:  MSF31113
Work Type:  Creative & Artistic Practical & Manual

Skills & Knowledge you will learn

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Communicate in the workplace
Work in a team
Use furniture making hand and power tools
Make measurements and calculations
Read and interpret work documents
Work safely
Prepare surfaces for finishing
Assemble furnishing components
Join solid timber
Hand make timber joints
Construct furniture using leg and rail method
Fabricate custom furniture
Install furnishing products
Select and apply hardware
Set up, operate and maintain basic static machines
Apply manufactured board conversion techniques
Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications
Set up, operate and maintain computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining and processing centres
Estimate and cost job
Apply cost factors to work practices
Produce angled and curved furniture using manufactured board
Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture
Select timbers for furniture production
Construct chair and couch frames
Produce angled and curved furniture using solid timber
Apply quality standards
Deliver and monitor a service to customers