DIY MASTERCLASS – 1 DAY

Upcoming Workshops

NameStart DateEnd DateCostDIY Workshop
Tiling Triumphs10/08/202410/08/2024$495.00

Courses On Offer:

What will I do in this course?

This One Day Workshop is the starting point for gaining the skills and knowledge that you need to tackle a range of DIY projects and free yourself from the “Tradie Wait.” During this course you will:

  • Learn which power tools to buy and what they should be used for
  • Practise with those tools, learning how to cut, saw, hammer and drill properly
  • Learn how to choose the right kind of timber for your job
  • HANDS ON PROJECT: Make your own wooden shelf
  • Learn how to attach your shelf to a wall

What will I be able to do after the course?

  • Buy the right tools when you next go into Bunnings
  • Use a range of tools correctly and safely
  • Measure, mark and cut materials correctly
  • Correctly install your brand-new wooden shelf

What will I do in this course?

This One Day Workshop contains essential skills and knowledge that you will need to tackle a range of DIY projects and free yourself from the “Tradie Wait.” During this course you will learn:

  • A step-by-step guide for installing new taps and shower heads.
  • How to replace faulty washers or O-rings
  • How to use plastering tools correctly
  • How to correctly patch and repair holes and imperfections in plaster walls
  • HANDS ON PROJECT – replace a washer, change a tap and repair a hole in plaster

What will I be able to do after the course?

  • Repair a dripping tap or change a washer
  • Install a new shower head or tap in your own bathroom
  • Repair a hole in the plaster of your own walls at home

What will I do in this course?

This One Day Workshop contains essential skills and knowledge that you will need to tackle a range of DIY tiling projects and free yourself from the “Tradie Wait.” During this course you will learn:

  • How to correctly measure and lay out tiles
  • How to correctly prepare the surface for the tiles
  • Different way of cutting tiles
  • How to place and space tiles like a pro
  • How to grout tiles
  • HANDS ON PROJECT – complete a small tiled project including measuring, cutting, placing, spacing and grouting your tiles

What will I be able to do after the course?

  • Work out how many tiles you need for your own project
  • How to cut tiles and then place them evenly
  • How to grout your tiles correctly

What will I do in this course?

This One Day Workshop contains essential skills and knowledge that you will need to tackle a range of DIY painting projects and free yourself from the “Tradie Wait.” During this course you will learn:

  • How to correctly prepare surfaces for painting
  • What different kinds of painting tools are used for
  • Introduction to sanding and finishing materials
  • Tips and tricks for repurposing wooden furniture with paint or stain
  • HANDS ON PROJECT – prepare and paint a section of plaster wall and cornice, sand and paint a wooden tray to take home

What will I be able to do after the course?

  • Complete your own painting projects: including patching holes, and applying joint compound
  • Repair and repaint walls and surfaces

As if all the learning included above wasn’t reason enough to do our courses, we also offer:

  • Hands-On Learning: Practice what you learn with real projects in our workshop
  • Expert Instructors: Our experienced, VET and trade-qualified instructors will guide you every step of the way
  • Certification: Receive a certificate of completion to showcase your newfound skills
  • Money Savings: Eliminate costly repair bills and maintain your home like a pro

Students must:

  • Be 18 years or older: or 12 years + with a parent helper
  • Be physically capable of performing basic DIY work

Each workshop is available for a total, all-inclusive cost of $495

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