Holmesglen offers a wide range of TAFE programs in Glass & Glazing, from our pre-apprenticeship program that teaches you the basics of the trade, through to our four apprenticeship streams; Architectural Stained Glass, Generalist, Glazing and Processing.
Glass and Glazing involves the cutting, shaping and installing glass into a variety of fittings including windows, shop fronts, doors and furniture. More creative work is also available with work on stained glass and mirrors.
Working as a glazer or glass worker can be located in a factory or visiting building and residential sites working on the road throughout Melbourne.
If you have a creative edge, you can even study our Architectural Stained Glass Certificate III program without an apprenticeship - no employer required!
This pre-apprenticeship course will introduce you to the skills and knowledge required to enter the glass industry.Included in the training is the opportunity to gain real work experience with onsite placements in industry. During this time you can build industry contacts and gain the advantage in securing an apprenticeship.During your training you will undertake a number of stage one units from the nationally recognised apprenticeship, Certificate III in Glass and Glazing, given as credit towards [...]
This course provides the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of glass and glazing job roles, including safely manufacturing, processing, moving and installing various types of glass and handling glazing materials and components. This programs allows you to study various units from the three different streams- architectural stained glass, glazing and processing. This will provide you with a generalist overview of the glass and glazing trade. The program is delivered in Holmesglen's specially [...]
This course provides the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of glass and glazing job roles, including safely manufacturing, processing, moving and installing various types of glass and handling glass materials and components.The glazing stream is suited to those wishing to work in the glass and glazing industry, specifically in the installation of glass in buildings. Training can be customized to suit applicants where possible.The program is delivered in Holmesglen's specially designed facilities, [...]
This course provides the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of glass processing job roles, including safely manufacturing, processing, moving various types of glass and handling glazing materials and components.The processing stream is specifically suited to glass processing workers in industry.The program has a mixed delivery that suits on site assessment. Gap training is provided at Holmesglen's specially designed facilities where necessary.