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Build skills for your home projects with our short courses

Think you could channel a little Scott Cam?  Victoria University has short courses so you can learn to DIY like a professional.

Save money and gain skills in woodwork, home maintenance and bricklaying with VU's highly trained industry professionals.

We have the following courses starting soon

Basic Woodwork: - Do you have the heart of a craftsman, but lack the skills to convert timber into anything but firewood? It's time to release your potential with our introductory woodworking course.  Learn skills than will help you create basic wooden objects for around the home or garden.

Home Maintenance – Odd jobs around the house? This short course will  introduce to the basics every home owner should know,  how to hang a door, attach hinges and change locks.  You will also learn how to care for your tools.

Bricklaying - Looking to redesign your outdoors with a BBQ, retaining wall, or raised garden bed? Then this is the course for you!  Learn how to lay pavers, sand beds basic bricklaying and paving. Not only will you save money you'll be able to showcase your work to family and friends!

Power Tools - Are your tools helping or hindering your quest to be the best home handyperson you can be? Our four week course will give you back the power.   You will be introduced to the techniques that will have you turning out finished projects like a professional

With courses starting Saturday 05 May 2012, it's time to get started and signup !

Please contact us to enrol or for further information:

School of Construction Industries
Phone: 03 9919 8493
Email: buildingconstruction@vu.edu.au

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