Domain - Furniture Finishing

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Level 1

Identify faults in a surface for furniture finishing
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 17740 replaced unit standard 3151.

17739 Unit Standard 1 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to establish job requirements for furniture finishing, and identify faults in a surface for furniture finishing. They are responsible for their own work quality and work under supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

Level 2

Apply shellac as a preparation coating for furniture finishing
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Version 2

17639 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: establish job requirements for furniture finishing; prepare surface and materials for the application of shellac to a furniture article; and apply shellac to a furniture article. They are responsible for their own work quality and work under supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

Demonstrate knowledge of the use and manufacture of basic jigs and trolleys for furniture finishing
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2

17640 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: establish job requirements for furniture finishing; use basic jigs and trolleys for furniture finishing; demonstrate knowledge of the manufacture of basic jigs and trolleys for furniture finishing; and demonstrate knowledge of the maintenance and safe use of basic jigs and trolleys in furniture finishing. They are responsible for their own work quality and work under supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

Rectify faults in furniture surfaces for furniture finishing

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Version 3 This unit standard and unit standard 17739 replaced unit standard 3151.

17740 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to rectify faults in furniture surfaces; fill faults in furniture surfaces; and rectify surface blemishes, for furniture finishing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Demonstrate knowledge of safety requirements and safely handle hazardous substances used in furniture finishing

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Version 6

2206 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of safety requirements related to handling hazardous substances used in furniture finishing, and safely handle hazardous substances used in furniture finishing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply preparation coatings to furniture surfaces using conventional spray equipment

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Version 3 This unit standard and unit standard 25526 replaced unit standard 3154.

25525 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to apply, and apply preparation coatings to furniture surfaces, using conventional spray equipment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply preparation coatings to furniture surfaces using air-assisted spray equipment

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 25525 replaced unit standard 3154.

25526 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of air-assisted spray equipment; prepare to apply, and apply, preparation coatings to furniture surfaces using air-assisted spray equipment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Use masking materials to protect surface areas from coatings in furniture finishing

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Version 2

25529 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of masking tapes and masking equipment used and masking techniques used to protect surface areas from coatings; and prepare to use and use masking materials to protect surface areas from coatings, in furniture finishing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Remove uncured coatings from furniture surfaces using solvents

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Version 2

25530 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to remove uncured coatings using solvents, and use solvents to remove uncured coatings, from furniture surfaces.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Prepare wooden furniture surfaces and apply grain filler

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Version 5

3152 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to grain fill wooden furniture surfaces, and prepare wooden furniture surfaces and apply grain filler.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply stain to wooden furniture surfaces
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25523 and unit standard 25524.

3153 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to establish the job requirements for furniture finishing, and apply stains to wooden furniture surfaces. They are responsible for their own work quality and work under supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

Apply preparation coatings to furniture surfaces
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25525 and unit standard 25526.

3154 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to establish the job requirements for furniture finishing, and apply preparation coatings to furniture surfaces. They are responsible for their own work quality and work under supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

Level 3

Remove existing coatings, and prepare furniture surfaces for finishing

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Version 4

17637 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of coating removers used in furniture finishing; prepare to remove existing furniture coatings; remove existing furniture coatings; and prepare furniture surfaces for finishing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Select and mix stain for application to furniture surfaces

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Version 7 This unit standard replaced unit standard 14360.

2208 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to select and mix, and select and prepare stain for application to furniture surfaces. This unit standard covers the skills required to select and mix stains following a preset formula.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Select and mix clear preparation coating for application to furniture surfaces

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Version 5

2209 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to mix, and select and mix, clear preparation coating for application to furniture surfaces.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply stains to furniture surfaces using conventional spray methods

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Version 3

25523 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of stains used in furniture finishing; and prepare to apply, and apply, stains to furniture surfaces using conventional spray methods.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply stains to furniture surfaces using wiping methods

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Version 3 This unit standard and unit standard 25523 replaced unit standard 3153.

25524 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to apply stains to furniture surfaces using wiping methods; and apply stains to furniture surfaces using wiping cloths, and brushes.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Set up and maintain conventional spray equipment for furniture finishing

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Version 3 This unit standard and unit standard 25528 replaced unit standard 3159.

25527 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to set up; set up; prepare to maintain; and maintain conventional spray equipment for furniture finishing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Set up and maintain air-assisted spray equipment for furniture finishing

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Version 3

25528 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to set up and set up; and prepare to maintain and maintain, air-assisted spray equipment for furniture finishing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Prepare and apply clear top coats to furniture surfaces

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Version 6

3155 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to apply, and apply clear top coats to furniture surfaces.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Set up, maintain, and operate spray equipment for furniture finishing operations
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25527 and unit standard 25528.

3159 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: establish the job requirements for furniture finishing; set up and operate spray equipment for furniture finishing; and set up and operate a compressor for furniture finishing. They are able to work without supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

Demonstrate knowledge of stains and precautions and safety when handling and applying stains in furniture finishing

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Version 1

32306 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of stains and precautions and safety when handling and applying stains in furniture finishing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Demonstrate knowledge of furniture finish systems, preparation, mixing and applications in furniture finishing

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Version 2

32307 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain furniture finish systems; explain furniture finish system preparation; explain mixing and application methods for furniture finish systems; and explain furniture finish remedial actions required for issues.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Prepare surface, materials, and equipment for spray painting metal furniture

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Version 1

32308 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Prepare surface, materials, and equipment for spray painting plastic furniture

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Version 1

32309 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Prepare surface, materials, and equipment for spray painting composite material furniture

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Version 1

32310 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Describe safe work practices when using a paint booth in furniture finishing

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Version 1

32311 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to describe: the purpose and components of a paint booth; methods to maintain safety in a paint booth; ways to protect an operator inside a paint booth; best practices for safety in a paint booth.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Coat furniture on site

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Version 1

32312 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: create a controlled environment for coating furniture on site; prepare surface, materials, and equipment for coating furniture on site; and apply coatings to furniture on site.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply paint by spray method to furniture

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Version 1

32828 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Level 4

Select and apply metallic coatings to furniture surfaces

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Version 4

17641 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: select metallic coatings for furniture surfaces; and prepare to apply, and apply, metallic coatings to furniture surfaces.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Refinish an existing furniture finish

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Version 5

2211 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to refinish an existing furniture finish; prepare furniture surfaces for refinishing; and refinish an existing furniture finish.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Remove existing coatings and restore furniture article finishes

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Version 6

2213 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to remove and restore furniture coatings; remove existing coatings from furniture; prepare raw substrate surfaces on furniture for finishing; and restore furniture article finishes.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply decorative grain finish to furniture by hand

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Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 25521, and unit standard 25522 replaced unit standard 2214.

25520 Unit Standard 7 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of decorative grain finishes for furniture; and prepare to apply, and apply, decorative grain finish to furniture by hand.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply distressed finish to furniture by hand

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Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 25520, and unit standard 25522 replaced unit standard 2214.

25521 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of distressed finishes for furniture; and prepare to apply, and apply distressed finish to furniture by hand.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Apply two-tone marbled finish to furniture by hand

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Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 25520, and unit standard 25521 replaced unit standard 2214.

25522 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of two-tone marbled finishes for furniture; and prepare to apply, and apply two-tone marbled finish to furniture by hand.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Cut and buff a high-gloss furniture finish

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Version 2

25531 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to cut and buff, and cut and buff, a high-gloss furniture finish.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Prepare and apply pigmented top coats to furniture surfaces

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Version 6

3156 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to apply, and apply pigmented top coats to furniture surfaces.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Colour match and formulate stain for furniture surfaces

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Version 6

3157 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare for colour matching stain, and colour match and formulate stain, for furniture surfaces.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Tint and match pigmented coatings for furniture surfaces

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Version 5

3158 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to tint and match, and tint and match, pigmented coatings for furniture surfaces.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 173 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Level 5

Supervise and train a furniture finishing trainee in accordance with in-company workplace practice
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2

17638 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain to the furniture trainee the key factors underlying the effective use of physical resources; supervise the production of furniture in a furniture factory; confirm furniture trainee's training requirements; conduct on-job training sessions for furniture trainees; and confirm and record furniture trainee's performance. They are able to work without supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

Apply decorative finish to furniture and joinery by hand
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25520, unit standard 25521, and unit standard 25522.

2214 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: establish job requirements for furniture and joinery finishing; prepare surface for applying finishings to furniture and joinery; and create decorative finish. They are able to work without supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Competenz - Forest Industries Training and Education Council (FITEC) Competenz

French polish for furniture finishing
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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Version 4

2215 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: establish job requirements for furniture finishing; prepare surface and materials for French polishing; apply sealer coat and match up colours; body up surface for French polishing; and dull French polished surface. They are able to work without supervision.

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Data as at 02 July 2022