Home Renovation

Want to renovate your home? Whether you're looking to build a timber deck, paint, plaster, or just do some basic repairs, we offer a range of short courses to get you up and running, and bring your home development goals to life.

Short Courses available (8)

Basic Home Painting

  • Chadstone Sat 3 Mar
    $250

    Achieve a professional finish every time when painting around the home. Learn to prepare surfaces properly, select the right paint for interior and exterior surfaces and understand various paint types, colour selections, brush and roller types and techniques.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 9 Jun
    $250

    Achieve a professional finish every time when painting around the home. Learn to prepare surfaces properly, select the right paint for interior and exterior surfaces and understand various paint types, colour selections, brush and roller types and techniques.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Carport Building

  • Chadstone Thu 15 Feb
    $420

    Add value to your property and make your existing space more functional by building a carport. Learn to design, prepare and accurately estimate and cost your project. This course will cover project set up, timber and material suitability, fixing types and techniques, stumps, bearers, joists and roof cladding materials.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Thu 15 Feb
    $420

    Add value to your property and make your existing space more functional by building a carport. Learn to design, prepare and accurately estimate and cost your project. This course will cover project set up, timber and material suitability, fixing types and techniques, stumps, bearers, joists and roof cladding materials.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 19 May
    $420

    Add value to your property and make your existing space more functional by building a carport. Learn to design, prepare and accurately estimate and cost your project. This course will cover project set up, timber and material suitability, fixing types and techniques, stumps, bearers, joists and roof cladding materials.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Fix It Yourself Plastering

  • Chadstone Sat 24 Feb
    $270

    Want to repair and replace plaster in your home, this course will show application techniques to get a professional finish. Repairing holes, preparing surfaces, covering a door way and plasterboard installation will be covered.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 26 May
    $270

    Want to repair and replace plaster in your home, this course will show application techniques to get a professional finish. Repairing holes, preparing surfaces, covering a door way and plasterboard installation will be covered.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Home Maintenance

  • Chadstone Sat 24 Mar
    $210

    Tired of seeing that little job that needs to be done, but don't know how to go about it? Aimed specifically at the beginner, this course will provide the confidence to repair cracked tiles and plaster, fix leaking taps, mount pictures and shelving.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

House Lock Up & Fixing

  • Chadstone Sat 2 Jun
    $600

    Gain knowledge and a general understanding of what’s required to complete the lock up of your home. That is external wall cladding, windows and roofing. Gain knowledge and an insight to the practical skills required for the internal fit out of carpentry elements to your home. This includes flooring, skirtings and architraves and hanging internal doors. Also, gain an understanding of how to deal with wet areas in your home.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Owner Builder

  • Chadstone Sat 24 Feb
    $500

    Owner builders come from all walks of life, some with little or no building experience, but all are seeking the Satisfaction of building or renovating their own home. This intensive face to face course introduces you to the complexities and challenges of becoming an owner builder. Topics include; finance, design, site conditions, planning, materials, costing, site supervision, insurance and permits.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 2 Jun
    $500

    Owner builders come from all walks of life, some with little or no building experience, but all are seeking the Satisfaction of building or renovating their own home. This intensive face to face course introduces you to the complexities and challenges of becoming an owner builder. Topics include; finance, design, site conditions, planning, materials, costing, site supervision, insurance and permits.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Pergola & Timber Decking

  • Chadstone Sat 28 Apr
    $420

    Gain the knowledge to design and construct your own pergola and timber deck and steps. Learn how to lay timber decking to achieve a professional appearance. The project is based on a design where no building permit is required but we do consider larger projects which may require permits.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Plasterboard Installation

  • Chadstone Sat 10 Mar
    $420

    Learn the tricks of plasterboard installation. Topics include; preparation, board cutting, fixing to walls and ceilings as well as stopping, finishing and cove cornice installation.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 2 Jun
    $420

    Learn the tricks of plasterboard installation. Topics include; preparation, board cutting, fixing to walls and ceilings as well as stopping, finishing and cove cornice installation.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia