The Furniture Technology Centre Trust (Furntech) offers support to new, existing and start-up businesses by providing incubation facilities and accredited skills training for aspiring entrepreneurs with a passion for woodworking and furniture manufacturing.

Furntech, through the support of Department of Economic Development and Tourism (DEDT) will be providing a learning programme in furniture manufacturing to selected unemployed individuals. The learning programme will be in Introduction to Furniture Manufacturing which comprises of the following over a 15 weeks duration:

• Manufacturing of built-in kitchen/bedroom cupboards
• Manufacturing of wooden doors and window frames
• Basic wood finishing

We invite interested individuals to complete the attached application form and the entrepreneurial assessment with all the required supporting documents, and submit as follows:
Venue: Furntech, 5 Indus Road, White River (Opposite the White River Traffic Department)
Closing date: 25 September 2020
Closing time: 12h00

The completed applications can also be scanned & be submitted through email (


The presentation of the classes will be in English and the invitation is strictly directed at people interested in acquiring skills in furniture manufacturing with a view to starting their own

This invitation does not serve as a job offer.
No applications will be accepted after the closing date and time.
For more information please call: 013 – 750 3066 or email:

BUY LOCAL Furniture Exhibition and Factory Sales

BUY LOCAL Furniture Exhibition and Factory Sales

Furntech White River invites you to the exhibition and factory sale of locally manufactured furniture.

Are you a ‘retail buyer’ looking for local furniture manufacturers as suppliers?

Are you an ‘interior designer or decorator’ looking for custom made furniture?

Are you a ‘hospitality industry buyer, property developer, architect or homeowner?

Are you an existing or potential entrepreneur looking to start, build and grow your business?

Look no further, visit Furntech at 05 Indus Road, White River (Opposite the traffic dept.) and meet furniture makers, shop fitters, upholsters, joiners & carpenters with access to state-of- the-art workshop:

Dates: 14 – 15 March 2019
Times: Thursday, 10h00 – 15h00
Friday, 09h00 – 14h00

‘Buy Local……Local is Lekker’

For more information: Please contact the centre on Tel: 013750-3066 or email: