Is a practical course for people interested in a trade as a career path or those wanting to learn how to use hand and power tools. Delivered by our female carpenter in our fully equipped workshop. 

This course is a Centrelink approved activity. People with a disability are encouraged to apply.


What you will gain

  • Timber projects to take home

  • Skills and confidence in using hand and power tools safely

  • Skills in drawing basic woodworking plans

  • Knowledge in identifying usable recycled timbers

  • Understand of trade-based jobs and apprenticeship pathways

  • Statement of Participation

Course delivery

Delivered in our fully equipped workshop under the guidance of our experienced female trainer 

Course details 

4 sessions x 6 hours per session 


There are no prerequisites for this course 

Fees and Charges

Do I have to pay?
There is no cost to you if you are eligible for Adult Community & Further Education (ACFE) funding. For more information on eligibility please go to Adult Community Further Education ACFE
If you are not eligible for Adult Community & Further Education (ACFE) funding fees will apply.
We encourage you to discuss your personal circumstances with our enrolment officer
This training is delivered with Victorian government funding.

For help or more information

E: courses@jss.org.au
or call our Enrolment Officer on 0498 594 731


Upcoming Courses

There are no upcoming courses available.