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 and existing entrepreneurs with a passion for woodworking and furniture manufacturing.

Furntech, with the support of the Gauteng Department of Economic Development is offering the following programmes in the furniture manufacturing sector to selected individuals.

• Resident incubation: Furniture manufacturing and / design
• Virtual incubation: Furniture manufacturing and / design

• Furniture Making NQF Level 2: Wood Machining Cabinet Making / Upholstery / Wood Finishing
• CNC Programming

Interested individuals are invited to attend a compulsory INFORMATION SESSION to be held as follows: (Only attend one session)

Physical Session Virtual Session (Microsoft Teams)
Date: 17 October 2023

Venue: Furntech, 11 Granville Avenue, Lea Glen, Roode-
poort (Next to Auction Operations Roodepoort)

Time: 10h30 – 13h00

Date: 18 October 2023
Time: 10h30 – 12h30
Meeting ID: 340 390 139 475
Passcode: 6ChSiH

The presentation is directed at persons who are interested in pursuing a career in furniture manufacturing with a view to starting their own furniture manufacturing and/ design business.

Minimum Qualifying Criteria
• Minimum of pass in Grade 10 (or equivalent) with maths/ maths literacy.
• South African Citizen.
• Be willing to work or start a business in the wood working industry.
• Positive attitude and potential to be developed.

For more information regarding this invitation and request for Microsoft Teams link details, please contact:
Nash: 011 6722185 / or Michelle: 011 355 8333 /