How to Apply
Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course.
For International Students please visit International Courses.
This qualification describes the skills and knowledge required to perform a wide range of tasks in furniture making including interpretation of specifications, drawings, use of specialised machines and hand techniques. This qualification is typically used to develop skills and a breadth, depth and complexity of knowledge in furniture making techniques and would cover selecting, adapting and transferring this skill and knowledge to new environments and providing technical advice and some leadership in resolution of specific problems. This course can be used as a pathway into an apprenticeship.
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 III in Furniture Making
This course has been designed to provide you with 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. Typically you will develop skills and a breadth, depth and complexity of knowledge in furniture making techniques. This industry knowledge would assist you when selecting, adapting and transferring your skills to new environments and providing technical advice and some leadership in resolution of specific problems.
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.
This course is funded through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. To find out if you may be eligible for
this funding please visit the TAFE SA website.
There may be incidental fees for additional expenses to those required to complete the course. For example for equipment,
transport or accommodation.
To help with the payment of your fees, you may be able to pay your fees by instalments. To find out more please visit:
You may also be eligible for a fee concession if you hold a current:
- Health Care Card
- Pensioner Concession Card
- Veterans Affairs Card
or if you are a prisoner in a South Australian correctional institution.
To find out more please visit: www.tafesa.edu.au/concession