Building & Furnishing

Carpentry & Furnishing

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Certificate II in Furniture Finishing

Duration Up to 12 months Part Time
National CodeMSF20213
TAFE SA CodeTP00685
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileCabinet Maker and Furniture MakerCabinet Maker and Furniture Maker
FacultiesBuilding and Construction
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Campus/Delivery SATAC
Application Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
Tonsley505005Apply Now On CampusPTDay & Evening

Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    This qualification reflects vocational outcomes for those performing furniture finishing job roles in a defined range of skilled operations, usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of equipment, services or contingency measures and within known time constraints.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate II in Furniture Finishing (MSF20213)
    This course has been designed to provide you a broad base of knowledge and practical skills required to perform a wide range of tasks in furniture making including interpretation of specifications, drawings, use of specialised machines and hand techniques. 8 core units plus 5 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

    To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.