Certificate III in Cabinet Making (Furniture)


Course details

CRICOS course code: 084377E

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


The Certificate III in Cabinet Making will give you a range of skills and knowledge in installing kitchens, bathrooms, and other furniture and cabinetry, providing comprehensive training in cabinet making.

Studying the Certificate III in Cabinet Making at Holmesglen

You will learn to use a range of specialist machinery including CNC machining and processing centres (rail and flat-bed, as well as preparing and working from computer-aided drawings and associated cutting lists.

In regards to each machine, you will learn about the material you are processing and how to use the machine itself - from basic to high-end production machinery such as computer numerically controlled (CNC) machines.

You will be taught the correct setup, operational, basic maintenance, troubleshooting of machining and construction methods for the Kitchen, Bathroom, and Furniture making the process.

There are two possible specialist streams in this qualification:
Stream 1: Kitchen Bathroom
Stream 2: Furniture


Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

Career opportunities, include:

  • cabinet maker
  • furniture maker
  • joiner
  • wood machinist
  • assistant cabinet maker
  • assistant installer (built-in cabinets for kitchens/bathrooms)
  • production operator (within cabinet making enterprise).

Pathways to further study:

  • MSF40213 Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology
  • MSF40118 Certificate IV in Interior Design
  • CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)
  • CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
  • CPC60108 Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
15,900 Per Year Apr 2023
Jul 2023
Oct 2023
1 year
Full time
Chadstone Campus
Corner Batesford and Warrigal Roads
Melbourne Victoria 3148

Entry criteria

  • IELTS level is 5.5 for this program.


Chadstone Campus
Corner Batesford and Warrigal Roads
Melbourne Victoria 3148
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