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Woodwork Introduction

Woodwork Introduction

State ID SC-BCB-V1271

Learn the basics of woodworking to create small pieces of furniture

You'll learn how to use hand and power tools to build an item such as a coffee table, toy box or bedside cabinet.

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CampusesBalga.

When Semester 1, 2024. Semester 2, 2024.

Study Mode On campus.

Show off your newly found wood working skills

This short course will teach you to build a bedside cabinet.

You'll learn how to use many of the hand tools and power tools used by a cabinet maker. During your first week you'll focus on the various power tools used in the trade, learn about their application. The safe use of tools and Workplace Health and Safety will also be covered.

You'll also cover:

  • marking out and cutting timber to size
  • methods of joining and fixing timber using glue, nails, screws and bolts
  • clamping materials together correctly
  • the use of drawer runners and other hardware
  • ornate trims and mouldings

Materials and hardware will be supplied. No previous experience required but please note applicants must be over 18 years of age as this is an adult learning environment.

Dress requirements

You will need to supply your own personal protective equipment (PPE) including safety glasses, earmuffs or ear plugs, dust mask and closed in footwear.

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Semester 1, 2024

Details

Duration 5 Weeks
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Balga
How On campus

Units

Core

National ID Unit title
V1271 Woodwork Introduction

Semester 2, 2024

Details

Duration 5 Weeks
When Semester 2, 2024
Where Balga
How On campus

Units

Core

National ID Unit title
V1271 Woodwork Introduction

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