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When you study signage or painting and decorating, you will combine several skill sets from the creative design industries. We are surrounded by signs and graphics every day – from the beautifully crafted signwriting at your local cafe to advertising billboards. If you have a combination of creative and technical skills, you could become part of these lucrative and rewarding industries.
This course is for apprentices who work in the painting and decorating trade. You will learn about the processes, materials, tools and equipment used and develop specialised skills associated with the surface coating industry. You will also learn about the relationship of this trade to others in the building and construction industry.
This course is designed to offer you the skills and knowledge required to create and use a variety of different icings, frostings and ganache for decorating cakes. You will learn different techniques which can be applied to both traditional and modern cake designs. You will develop piping skills including writing, filigree and other basic piping techniques, and learn to make basic flowers and other decorations from icing. At the end of the class, you get to take home your own mini cakes.
This qualification describes the skills and knowledge required to provide advice and practical assistance on the finishing and furnishing of existing interior spaces to meet client requirements. Decoration at this level includes residential or commercial environments and involves working directly with the client or with associated professionals, such as architects, builders, retailers, interior designers and suppliers required to implement a project. It reflects vocational outcomes in retail, consulting and building businesses as interior decorators or colour consultants performing a broad range of skilled applications in furnishing, including requirements to evaluate and analyse current practices, develop new criteria and procedures for performing current practices, and provision of some leadership and guidance to others in the application and planning of the skills. This qualification is typically used to develop skills and a breadth, depth and complexity of knowledge in a range of decoration advice and services, including: – research and analysis of the clients goals and requirements – planning, designing and arranging space – interior styling – specifying finishes and furnishings – selection of colours – specifications and purchasing. There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, depending on the jurisdiction, licensing or regulatory requirements may apply to the use of some units in this qualification. Local regulations should be checked for details. Work may require access to construction sites and require construction induction training and certification covered by the unitCPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry. Local regulations should also be checked for requirements.
This qualification describes the skills and knowledge required to perform design and decoration advice for building interiors. Design and decoration at this level covers the development of complete decorative schemes for the effective use of residential and commercial or institutional interior spaces, working with a client brief and within project parameters. It may also include specialist design areas, such as facilities for people with disabilities and the aged. Vocational outcomes include: – self-employment as an interior decorator, colour consultant or interior stylist – in-house interior designer or decorator for design and decoration consultancies, furniture, furnishings and fabric suppliers, furnishing departments of retail stores or shop fitters. There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, depending on the jurisdiction, licensing or regulatory requirements may apply to the use of some units in this qualification. Local regulations should be checked for details. Work may require access to construction sites and require construction induction training and certification covered by the unit CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry. Local regulations should also be checked for requirements.
This course provides an introduction to handbuilding techniques such as coiling, moulding and slab building – while developing your visual design ideas and decoration techniques. Participants will learn historical and contemporary methods to glaze, decorate and fire their works. We support and encourage students to develop their own ability and language in clay. You will learn about: – setting up for handbuilding – tools, selecting the right type of clay – basic techniques – coiling, moulding and slab building – introductory decoration techniques – working with slip, underglaze and glaze – basic technology – introductory information about glaze and how to fire a kiln.
This is an introductory class for participants to learn the basics of wheel-throwing techniques such as centring, shaping and trimming. Participants will learn basic methods to glaze decorate and fire their works, and there will be an opportunity to participate in ceramic design studio market days and exhibitions.
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TAFE NSW offers a wide range of courses at a number of levels to suit your needs.
You will learn to apply a mixture of graphic design, visual merchandising and manufacturing skills to produce a variety of indoor and outdoor signage and decorations.
Whether youre just starting out in your signage or interiorscareer, want to upgrade your skills or simply broaden your horizons, dont wait any longer and enrol now!