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This course will enable you to gain, or further develop levels of skill in using tools, equipment and techniques to produce small items of garden...moreFrom £108
By the end of this short course you should be able to transfer basic carpentry skills to furniture making and understand how to use the appropriate...moreFrom £360
Whether you’re a beginner or a professional, our short courses provide professional training so that you learn in an enjoyable environment.
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This course is for anyone who has an interest in furniture design and making. No prior woodworking experience is necessary as you will be guided...moreFrom £625
This one day a week, 15 week long course is an introduction to basic furniture making skills and aims to give a useful grounding in Furniture...moreFrom £915
With a wide variety of courses from one day workshops to longer, more intensive classes we offer something for everyone.
Overview The course will cover a range of restoration techniques and will give you confidence to take on projects with guidance from an...moreFrom £160
This course is for the more experienced who want to expand skills, develop their own practise and are open to working intensively to achieve their...moreFrom £624
We offer full-time and part-time courses for everyone; from adult education and apprenticeships to technical and professional courses for 14-18's.
This course is suitable for all students with an interest in learning new skills involved in the basic aspects of restoring a small piece of antique...moreFrom £133
This two day ‘hands on’ workshop will explore a variety of effective construction techniques using easily available tools, materials and...moreFrom £173
This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to design and make original items of furniture. You will be given demonstrations on...moreFrom £283
You will also gain real work experience which will give you the practical skills and knowledge to form a successful career in your chosen industry.
This is a specialist course which will develop your skills in this design discipline and prepare you for higher education or employment in all...moreThis course might be free
We cater for students working towards qualifications and offer opportunities for employers to improve their workforce skills.
This is a practical finishing course. It is designed for those who are new to finishing or lacking confidence, and wish to gain hands on experience...moreFrom £40
Do you have a small project to revive? Learn or refine how to strip finish from furniture and refinish, make simple repairs and do basic upholstery....moreFrom £160
This practical course will show you how to make beautiful, hand crafted wooden furniture using a variety of tools and technology. You will advance...moreFrom £1,600
This course is designed to introduce the beginner to the beautiful qualities of one of our most natural products - wood. Used by man since time...moreFrom £125
We offer everyone an opportunity to learn something new or gain qualifications from over 3,500 courses, taught by inspiring tutors.
The Furniture Restoration course will include introductory experience of French polishing, veneering, matching antique surfaces, elements of design...moreFrom £148
You will learn basic restoration skills and techniques in this one year course. Teaching covers dismantling and reassembling chairs, reconstructing...moreFrom £2,400