Enrol before the start date and receive a 10% discount. £2593.80.
The Normal cost of this course would be £2882.00 before any co-funding or discounts.
If you are interested in starting a career in furniture and design then this course is for you. You'll learn about making furniture by hand and machine, create technical drawings and spend time creating a variety of furniture items.
If you are interested in starting a career in furniture and design then this course is for you. City and Guilds Diploma in Furniture Making (Level 2)
You will learn about making furniture by hand and machine as well as the design processes in furniture making. You will be producing technical drawings and learning about workshop geometry. You will develop skills in timber technology in furniture making and knowledge about sustainability in the timber trade.
Health and safety within furniture and furnishing making environments will play an important part in the course. Part of the course will involve planning for career pathways in furniture and furnishing industries and recognising professional responsibilities in this area.
80% of your time is spent in the workshops where you will improve your hand skills making a variety of furniture items which include hardwood construction. The remaining 20% is spent covering theory topics where you will learn the principles of furniture making, finishing and other related topics.
4 GCSEs - Grade D or above
Practical Assessment and Coursework
Or Level 3 Diploma in Furniture Design and Making
This qualification is supported by ‘The Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers’"
The course is taught by Anna Childs. Anna has been teaching for 20 years and has an MA in Industrial Design. She also runs her own furniture business in Sheffield.