BRISBANE – 3 Day Carpentry Workshop Friday 17-18 -19th May 2024


Have you completed our D.I.Y / Repair workshops and want to know more?

Do you want to step it up a notch and get your hands on some carpentry skills?

This course is a great progression from our DIY / Beginners workshop

This 3 Day Carpentry Course will give you the knowledge, confidence & skills to start tackling your own carpentry projects.  This course has been carefully designed to equip you with the skills and techniques to get started with confidence.

During this course you will also learn a small decking project from start to finish teaching you how to notch and fix timbers. These skills can be transferred to many projects around the house such as:

  • Work Bench
  • Day Bed
  • Storage Seating
  • Timber screening
  • Side tables and so much more

The course is capped to 6 students for maximum handson experience.

3 Day Carpentry Course outline

  • Correct and Safe Techniques using Power Tools including Drop Saw , Circular Saw, Nail Gun , Planer, Router , Multi Tool, Sander)
  • Level 2 Different types of timbers
  • Foundations
  • How to Construct a Low Height Deck
  • Main Timber Members On Timber Stud Wall
  • Different fixing & Cutting Tehniques

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This workshop will be run by Builder / Carpenter trainer Penny Petridis and her Building Co team.

All Training is hands on. We believe there is no better way of learning than to get amongst it and have a go yourself in a safe environment.

This workshop will run over the following Days

Friday / Saturday 18 & 19 and 20th May 2024   – 9pm – 3pm

Following Venue

The Paint Factory

115 Hyde Road, Yeronga, Qld 4104

You’ll learn about

  • Different types of carpentry tools; hand tools and power tools including power drill, impact driver and drop saw
  • Learn how to draw, plan and provide a cutting list for our first decking project
  • Different types of timbers
  • Different joints and fixings
  • Foundations
  • Framing members – bearers, joists, decking boards and flooring

Get Hands On

  • The different types and how to choose the right timbers
  • Measuring and cutting your own post rebates
  • Construct a deck from scratch with our team including posts, bearers, joists and decking boards.

After this workshop you will be able to

  • Have the confidence to start constructing your own carpentry projects
  • Appreciate and understand timbers and materials
  • Take the confidence learned in this course to pursue further training

This Course includes

  • 3 full days training in a small intimate group with a leader in the industry
  • Ongoing support for future carpentry projects
  • Private Facebook Carpentry group
  • All tools and materials included
  • Take-home worksheets
  • Complimentary morning tea & Coffee

: The ONE DAY DIY Beginners Workshop is a pre-requisite for this 3 DAY COURSE. It is an intense 3 days and the basics of using hand tools, countersinking tools, cordless drill and impact driver is a must.


  • Where are the workshops and where do we meet ?  The Paint Factory 115 Hyde Road, Yeronga QLD 4104 Car Park entrance from Hyde Road
  • What time do the workshops start ?  workshops start at 9 am please meet 8.45 am out front
  • What Time to the workshops finish? workshops usually finish around 3pm
  • What do I need to bring? – All Tools and Materials will be provided for all workshops
  • Do you feed us? – We Offer Coffee/Tea and snacks but please bring your own lunch.
  • What do I wear ? –  Wear light and comfortable clothing. Although steel caps shoes not A PRIORITY. Wear good protective shoes. BE SMART
  • Who is this workshop for? – This Carpentry Course is for anyone that wants to take their Carpentry workshops to the next level. We ENCOURAGE all genders to Join us. We do not discriminate Gender, Race or Sexuality. Everyone is welcome and it is our upmost priority that we provide a safe space for everyone.
  • Parking –   There is plenty of parking in the car park

Event Details

This 3 day Carpentry Course will be run at our new hired venue

Following Venue

The Paint Factory

115 Hyde Road, Yeronga, Qld 4104

Kick off 9am please be there ready by 8.45am

Please wear comfortable clothing and safe shoes.

This will be a super fun , informative workshop and cant wait to get you all skilled up

Feel free to email any questions you may have

Date: 17/05/2024

Start time: 09:00 AEST

End time: 15:30 AEST

Venue: The Paint Factory

Phone: 0404 133 424

Email: info@gethandyworkshops.com.au

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