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What will I learn? How to use tools (including power tools) and equipment safely and correctly How to take and record accurate measurements How...moreFrom £108
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 £540
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
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 £875
This two day ‘hands on’ workshop will explore a variety of effective construction techniques using easily available tools, materials and processes...moreFrom £173
If you have a sound understanding of furniture construction and good practical skills, extend your practice by working on a piece of furniture of...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
We offer over 800 full-time, part-time and apprenticeship courses based at our Langley and Windsor campuses, and locations around London.
This is a three week Upcycle course on a Saturday morning that covers restoring and enhancing old furniture. If you have old furniture that you feel...moreFrom £50
We’re dedicated to providing resources to enable adults to unlock their talents and fulfil their potential through learning, skills and enterprise.
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
To ensure that you choose a course that suits both your interest and ability, please study the details below. If you would like further information...moreFrom £39
Course for over 16’s, Bexley residents only. During this short 2-3 hour workshop you will be taught some simple techniques such as painting,...moreFrom £5
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
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 £32
In this course students can learn traditional restoration skills or learn how to revamp or upcycle a piece of furniture, antique or modern. Or, if...moreFrom £475