Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Work safely
Communicate in the workplace
Work in a team
Use furniture finishing sector hand and power tools
Dismantle and re-assemble furniture
Make measurements and calculations
Read and interpret work documents
Estimate and cost job
Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
Remove surface coatings
Prepare surfaces for finishing
Apply stains, fillers and bleach
Apply surface coatings by hand
Match and make up colours
Apply graining and decorative finishes
Apply traditional French polishing techniques
Repair and touch up surfaces
Enhance finishes
Assemble furnishing components
Select and apply hardware
Apply cost factors to work practices
Estimate and cost job

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Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Work safely
Communicate in the workplace
Work in a team
Prepare surfaces for finishing
Use furniture making sector hand and power tools
Assemble furnishing components
Hand make timber joints
Set up, operate and maintain basic static machines
Apply manufactured board conversion techniques
Produce manual and computer-aided production drawings
Make measurements and calculations
Read and interpret work documents
Estimate and cost job
Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
Produce angled and curved furniture using solid timber
Prepare cutting list from plans and job specifications
Construct chair and couch frames
Select and apply hardware
Set up, operate and maintain computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining and processing centres
Set up, operate and maintain sawing machines
Set up, operate and maintain planing and finishing machines
Construct jigs and fixtures
Prepare and apply decorative surfaces for furniture
Select timbers for furniture production
Construct furniture using leg and rail method
Set up, operate and maintain drilling machines

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Work safely
Communicate in the workplace
Work in a team
Make measurements and calculations
Read and interpret work documents
Estimate and cost job
Use upholstery sector hand and power tools
Fit upholstery components
Machine sew basic upholstery final cover materials
Develop cutting plan and cut single layer upholstery fabric
Dismantle and reassemble furniture for upholstering
Fit and apply final cover materials to furniture using basic techniques
Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
Apply contemporary foundations to upholstered furniture
Apply finishing techniques to upholstered furniture
Fit and apply leather to furniture
Fit and apply final cover materials to furniture using decorative techniques
Develop cutting plan and cut multiple layer upholstery fabric
Move and store materials and products
Organise production processes
Layout patterns and cut leather
Set up, operate and maintain computer numerically controlled (CNC) cutting machines
Machine sew complex upholstery final cover materials
Apply quality standards

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Work safely
Communicate in the workplace
Work in a team
Make measurements and calculations
Read and interpret work documents
Estimate and cost job
Use upholstery sector hand and power tools
Fit upholstery components
Machine sew basic upholstery final cover materials
Develop cutting plan and cut single layer upholstery fabric
Dismantle and reassemble furniture for upholstering
Fit and apply final cover materials to furniture using basic techniques
Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
Cut, sew and fit skirts to upholstered furniture
Cut, sew and fit or fill cushions
Apply traditional foundations to upholstered furniture
Fit and apply final cover materials to furniture using decorative techniques
Lay out patterns and cut leather
Machine sew complex upholstery final cover materials
Fit and apply leather to furniture
Manufacture and fit loose covers
Develop cutting plan and cut multiple layer upholstery fabric
Advise customers on interior decoration
Apply quality standards

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

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

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms
Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
Produce drawings to communicate ideas
Produce technical drawings
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Research, analyse and apply colour for interior spaces
Decorate residential interiors
Determine work health and safety (WHS) implications of interior effects
Generate design solutions
Develop and extend design skills and practice
Use business technology
Produce and prepare photo images
Create visual design components
Produce drawings from design concepts
Source and specify decoration products
Prepare a materials board for client presentation
Research and recommend furniture and accessories
Research architectural styles and movements
Research interior decoration and design influences

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Organise and communicate information
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Research and select furniture materials and technology
Research furniture styles and movements
Explore the use of colour
Produce and prepare photo images
Apply finishing techniques to custom furniture
Assemble custom furniture
Construct and evaluate furniture prototypes and samples
Set up, operate and maintain basic static woodworking machines for furniture design
Select, use and maintain hand tools for the creation of custom furniture
Set up and operate a wood turning lathe to produce off-centre work
Produce templates and jigs for custom made furniture
Produce technical drawings
Produce curved and shaped components for custom furniture
Identify and calculate production costs
Construct joints for custom furniture
Undertake project work

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Organise and communicate information
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Research and select furniture materials and technology
Research furniture styles and movements
Determine work health and safety (WHS) implications of designs
Assess and record the lifecycle of a product
Assess environmental impact of a design
Prepare and present furniture design information
Originate and develop concepts
Produce computer-aided drawings
Research and select furniture finishes
Perform basic statistical quality control
Organise and communicate information
Improve cost factors in work practices
Interact with computing technology
Operate in a self-directed team
Manage a small team
Construct and evaluate furniture prototypes and samples

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Organise and communicate information
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Research and select furniture materials and technology
Research furniture styles and movements
Contribute to the implementation of strategies to control OHS risk
Produce line and component production drawings
Design, construct and test jigs
Work within a furniture design team
Coordinate on-site installation of furnishing products
Customise stock lines
Organise production processes
Establish and monitor production inventory requirements
Install and commission computer numerically controlled (CNC) software
Construct prototypes and samples
Sample, inspect and test products to specifications
Purchase materials and consumables
Design and construct ornamental frames
Determine and apply gilding techniques

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Measure and draw site layout for manufactured furniture products
Produce digital models and documentation for interior design projects
Prepare quotation and contract documentation for design projects
Detail cabinet construction requirements
Plan kitchen and bathroom projects
Determine spatial planning considerations for kitchen designs
Determine spatial planning considerations for bathroom design
Design ancillary residential cabinetry
Document residential building services
Research and recommend materials, components and finishes for kitchen designs
Research and recommend materials, components and finishes for bathroom designs
Address customer needs
Generate design solutions
Research interior decoration and design influences
Research and integrate embedded technologies in interior designs
Determine layout for laundry components