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Furniture Making NCFE L3
Qualification:
Cert Creative Crafts - NCFE L3 
Starts:
09/12/2016 
Ends:
16/06/2017 
Weeks:
22 
Days:
Fri 
Study Mode
Part-Time 
Assessment:
Practical Assessment 
Level:
Area:
Construction & Building Services 
Course Code:
CDPCW1B 
 
Entry Requirements
Completed Furniture Making NCFE Level 1 or 2
 
 

Furniture Making NCFE Level 3

This flexible course, aimed at anyone with an interest in furniture making and design, is taught in a safe and friendly workshop environment which is well equipped with hand tools and machines.


About the Course

The learner will be able to develop skills learnt in level two and design and make a piece of furniture using hand tools, power tools and machinery. This course is very flexible and can be adapted to suit each individual learner. There will be opportunity to use more advanced furniture making techniques such lamination and veneers. 

The course also includes methods of setting up in business, costings and planning.


Key Units

Unit 1: Exploring a Commercial Craft Brief
Unit 2: Craft Techniques, Materials & Tools
Unit 3: Producing Craft Work in Response to a Commercial Brief



Entry Requirements

Completed Furniture Making NCFE Level 1 or 2


Assessment

Practical Assessment.


Where does this Lead

Learners can progress to the City & Guilds Furniture Diploma Level 2 or go on to work in the furniture industry.


Future Opportunities

Self-employment, Cabinet Maker, Designer, Kitchen Fitter.


Tell Me More

Students will be taught by Anna Childs. Anna has an MA in Design with 25 year’s experience in furniture making and design.  Anna Childs runs her own furniture making business in Sheffield City Centre

A safe and friendly workshop environment the workshop is well equipped with hand tools and machines. An inclusive learning environment and a lively college experience.


Extra Costs

Learners will need to buy some of their own timber. 


You will also need to wear sensible footwear.