A Furniture maker is responsible for making and renewing chairs, tables, beds and cabinets. You will work with a variety of materials such as wood, metal, plastic leather and textiles depending on what you are making. This is an exciting qualification because you are not making the furniture only, but you are also involved in designing.
Our Artisan Training courses are some of the most sought after and trusted training options offered in South Africa. Artisan training is a sought-after qualification in the industry, with promising career opportunities. This study field has been identified as part of the critical skills shortage in South Africa. It is recommended for students wishing to register for an Apprenticeship.
Minimum of Grade 10 (NQF Level 2) passed.
(3 Years per Certificate)
By making training and skills development available to people, be it in the form of learnerships, artisan courses, short courses or workplace training – we can help people to equip themselves and stand a better chance of escaping poverty. This would give South Africa a more skilled workforce, in the position to innovate and empower – also to bring new ideas to the country to combat challenges we face and excel our economy.
The practical component of Artisan Training is offered in a simulated workplace environment and at the workplace.