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 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
DOWNLOAD APPLICATION HERE
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: email@example.com
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Headboard Making Class is the ideal beginner to intermediate upholstery making project. Join us as
we take you through a step-by step approach to produce a headboard (the dimensions of the headboard
are L= 1370mm and H = 900mm)
The course details are as follows:
Date: Saturday, 2 March 2019
Time: 08h00 – 15h00
Cost: R1 000 (Own Finishing Fabric Supplied)
R1 200 (Inclusive of all costs)
R1 450 (To produce a Deep Diamond Buttoning Headboard)
For more information: Please contact Ms. Delyshia Govender on Tel: 031-5793883 or email:
The Furniture Technology Training Center Trust has launched an updated and refreshed website. Check out more at www.furntech.org.za
Furntech has won the 2017 Specialty Entrepreneurship Centre of the Year and the 2017 Dinah Adkins Centre of the Year at the 2017 INBIA Awards in Seattle, USA.