MSF20516 Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways

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Course description

Confidently apply for a trade apprenticeship in furniture and cabinet making when you hold the Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways (MSF20516). This nationally recognised qualification helps you plan a career in the furnishings industry and gets you started with the skills you’ll need. Over 12 months you’ll learn how to make timber joints, simple furniture and upholstery products, prepare surfaces, and join materials.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Apprentice Joiner$960 weekly pay
Apprentice Cabinet Maker$960 weekly pay
Apprentice Furniture Maker$960 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the MSF20516 Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the MSF20516 Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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This course provider offers the MSF20516 Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways:

TAFE Queensland
On Campus