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Furniture Making Introduction (September Start)

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Course ID: 169259

Course Year: 23/24

Course Details

  • No qualifications or experience necessary.
  • Recieve guidance from qualified industry professionals.
  • Creat high-standard finished products.
  • 8-week evening couse.
  • On course completion, you may wish to apply for a full time course with us.
  • Study in an inclusive, safe and friednly learning environment.
  • Utilise the college's fantastic facilities and resources.

What to expect from the course

Do you want to learn a new skill?

Are you sick of the same furniture for sale in the shops and want to be individual?

Or maybe just want a new hobby?

If this is the case then why not come to the college and complete our Introduction to Furniture Making.

Our 8 week course will give you the grounding in Furniture Making with the skills to create a one off unique occasional table. Our course is designed to give you the ability, knowledge, skills and understanding to take you forward in furniture making to create your own furniture.

The course will go through:-

• Safe and effective use of tools (hand & power),
• Techniques on joints, timber, joining timber,
• Preparation of the wood and finishing.

No qualifications or experience is needed but a commitment to learn will give you a good standing to succeed.
Our lecturers are industry qualified and are able to pass on their skills so that you can create and finish tasks/projects to a high standard.

So why not apply now to secure your place and your future skill base?

This is a full cost course at £280.
The course runs in the evening from 5.30-8.00 for 8 weeks.

Three planned occurrences, dates to be confirmed subject to demand:
September 2021 - Monday evenings - 13/9/21-8/11/21, please note no session on 25/10/21
January 2022 - Date TBC
April 2022- Date TBC


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Academy Bakery

The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.

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Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.

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Academy Restaurant

Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.

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The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.

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Contact us to discuss your application or find out more:

 : 0151 252 3000

Entry Requirements

No qualifications or experience is needed but a commitment to learn will give you a good standing to succeed.

If you are unsure of the entry requirements, or if you don't meet the criteria, please contact our Careers Advice and Guidance team who will be happy to help you find the best option for you. Email or call 0151 252 3607.


This course is only available to learners aged 19 and over. Fees are payable by all students unless sponsored by an employer.

Fee for23/24 is 280.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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