This course is a good progression from the Level 1 Award in creative crafts furniture making course.
This course is a great opportunity to progress from the level 1 furniture making course. You will have the opportunity to develop your existing skills and knowledge by designing and making a piece of furniture.
This flexible qualification is suitable for anyone of any age wanting to further their existing skills and knowledge in furniture making. Some existing skills of furniture making or completion of the level 1 course is desirable.
18th September 2019 - 20th March 2020
Time: 5.30pm - 9.00pm
You will have the opportunity to build on your existing knowledge about woodworking techniques, design methods and the skills needed to make furniture by hand. This will lead to an opportunity to make a simple dining chair, which you can take home at the end of the course.
This qualification is delivered using a range practical units. Working in our well-equipped workshops you will practice and develop furniture making skills using hand and power tools. Units are assessed using practical assignments linked to your furniture project. In addition you will complete written tasks to evidence your furniture making and craft knowledge.
NCFE Level 2 Award in Furniture Making.
Individuals that have completed levels 1 and 2 will have gained a good understanding of furniture making, which will give them confidence to continue developing their skills at home. For others it could be stepping stone to progress in a wide range of jobs within furniture manufacturing or construction industry.
During this course you will be developing your numeracy and literacy through the use of drawings, specifications and accurate measuring.