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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

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
Prepare and assemble base unit
Assemble mattress components
Cut mattress and base fabrics
Assemble springs for mattresses
Make springs for mattresses and bases
Set up, operate and maintain a tape edging machine
Set up, operate and maintain a quilting machine
Use soft furnishing sector hand and power tools
Apply quality standards

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Research and select furniture materials and technology
Research furniture styles and movements
Develop self as a furniture designer
Evaluate furniture design proposals and concepts
Determine work health and safety(WHS) implications of designs
Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief
Apply ergonomics, anthropometrics and proxemic considerations to a product
Manage design realisation
Undertake project work
Evaluate marketing opportunities
Create digital 3D models
Design a batch or limited production item of furniture
Research and recommend alternative manufacturing process
Assess economic impact of design
Design for mass production
Develop, trial and evaluate prototypes
Determine production feasibility of designs
Collaborate in creative process
Organise and communicate information
Operate in a self- directed team
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
Generate and transfer complex computer-aided drawings and specifications

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
Use picture framing sector hand and power tools
Cut mouldings to length
Join mouldings
Mount artwork
Cut mat boards
Cut and handle glazing materials for framing
Assemble basic artwork package
Operate a personal computer
Move and store materials and products

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Research and select furniture materials and technology
Research furniture styles and movements
Develop self as a furniture designer
Evaluate furniture design proposals and concepts
Determine work health and safety(WHS) implications of designs
Apply ergonomics, anthropometrics and proxemic considerations to a product
Undertake project work
Construct custom furniture using advanced techniques
Evaluate and select production materials and equipment
Develop and document procedures and specifications
Develop, trial and evaluate prototypes
Determine production feasibility of designs
Apply cost factors to work processes
Undertake value analysis of product costs in terms of customer requirements
Design a one-off item of furniture
Manage WHS hazards and risks
Perform basic statistical quality control
Organise and communicate information
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
Establish and develop production processes and area layout
Manage installation and commissioning of equipment
Plan production

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
Use upholstery sector hand and power tools
Fit upholstery components
Apply contemporary foundations to upholstered furniture
Machine sew basic upholstery final cover materials
Develop cutting plan and cut single layer upholstery fabric
Dismantle and re-assemble furniture for upholstering
Move and store materials and products
Package goods
Apply first aid

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Follow OHS procedures
Communicate in the workplace
Work in a team
Use furniture finishing sector hand and power tools
Remove surface coatings
Make measurements and calculations
Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
Dismantle/reassemble furniture
Prepare surfaces for finishing
Apply stains, fillers and bleach
Apply surface coatings by spray gun
Apply surface coatings by hand

Skills & Knowledge you will learn View Details

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Demonstrate care and apply safe practices at work
Make measurements and calculations
Undertake a basic furniture making project
Develop a career plan for the furnishing industry
Organise and communicate information
Use furniture making sector hand and power tools
Assemble furnishing components
Prepare surfaces
Join furnishing materials
Make simple timber joints
Work in a team

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
Maintain spray equipment and booth
Apply stains, fillers and bleach
Match and make up colours
Apply plural component coatings
Repair and touch up surfaces
Apply soft rubber techniques
Set up, operate and maintain mechanical coatings systems
Enhance finishes
Apply graining and decorative finishes
Select and apply hardware
Apply cost factors to work practices

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