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  • The pioneers of Technical College of Fiji

    The pioneers of Technical College of Fiji for Certificate II programme at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus on 13th of May 2016 with Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts.
  • The Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts at the graduation at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus.

    The Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts at the graduation at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus.
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    Smiles on their faces after graduation
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COURSE INTRODUCTION

This programme is designed to provide training in basic cabinet making and joinery skills required in the construction industry. Upon successful completion of this programme students should be able to demonstrate the appropriate basic skills in the construction trade and coupled with relevant industry attachment experience will be able to work as competent trade assistants in an industry setting.

The qualification comprises a list of compulsory standards required of an assistant tradesperson. Holders of this qualification will be able to demonstrate a broad range of basic skills including generic skills required for successful customer service as well as workplace communication and health and safety.

COURSE AIMS

The students on completion of this programme will be able to demonstrate a broad range of basic skills in cabinet making and joinery conforming to furniture making and woodworking techniques and operating a range of basic wood machineries.

TARGET GROUP

The target group for this programme will be:

  • Cabinet Makers and Joiners with minimal or no formal training
  • Cabinet Making and Joinery enthusiasts
  • Cabinet Making and Joinery vocational students
  • Secondary and High School leavers

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

A pre-requisite for entry into this qualification will hold the Year 10 level or ability to demonstrate some technical skills with basic literacy and numeracy.

CERTIFICATION

The qualification shall be awarded to persons who have gained all compulsory unit standards prescribed in the programme structure.

This qualification shall be awarded by the TCF in collaboration with FHEC standards on behalf of the cabinet making and joinery ISAC. Accredited providers shall comply with the internal and external moderation requirements as determined by the TCF and FHEC under Fiji Qualification Council.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE 

Trimester

FTC codes

Units

Level

Total CP

 Certificate II in Cabinet Making and Joinery

1

CMJ0101

Recognise and confirm furniture job specifications

1

3..0

1

CMJ0102

Use basic hardware in furniture making

1

3.1

1

CMJ0103

Use basic hand joints in furniture making

1

3.1

1

CMJ0104

Measure and calculate a specified material for furniture making

1

3.0

1

CMJ0105

Use and maintain wood working hand tools

1

6.0

1

GCU0101

Collect, present and apply workplace information

1

4.0

1

GCU0102

Communicate effectively in the workplace

1

3.2

1

GCU0103

Describe requirements and expectations faced by employees within the workplace

1

3.0

1

GCU0104

Follow safe working practices in a workplace

1

3.0

1

GCU0105

Measure with non-complex measuring devices used in industry

1

3.0

1

GCU0106

Practice accountability in the workplace

1

2.0

1

GCU0107

Perform calculations for the workplace

1

3.0

1

ITC0107

Basic concepts of information and communications technology

1

3.4

1

GCE0101

Plan the method of carrying out a job in the workplace

1

3.0

1

GCE0103

Select, use, and maintain construction trade equipment, machinery and tools

1

5.8

Total Level 1  

51.6

3

CMJ0201

Operate a range of basic wood machineries

2

10

3

CMJ0202

Operate stationed joinery machines for laminate fabrication

2

7.2

3

CMJ0203

Apply woodworking techniques to construct a basic frame carcass in furniture making

2

8.8

3

CMJ0204

Assemble wood furniture  frame carcass

2

7.4

3

CMJ0205

Use a variety of adhesives in furniture making

2

4.4

3

CMJ0206

Apply customer service skills in a Fiji workplace

2

4.0

3

ECM0201

Demonstrate communications skills in the workplace

2

5.0

3

CMJ0208

Apply safe working practices in the workplace

2

4.4

Total Level 2  

51.2

2

CMJ0200

Industrial Placements

2

56.0

Total Credit Points Certificate II in Cabinet Making and Joinery

158.8

 

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