CLOSING DATE: Ongoing LOCATION: Emmaus North Staffs TYPE: Volunteer

Want to learn new woodwork skills? Join in our free weekly woodwork classes – ideal for job seekers in the Stoke-on-Trent area.

Want to learn how to fix broken furniture? How to make new items out of wood? How to use hand and power tools? How to upcycle wooden furniture?

FREE weekly classes at our new workshop in Emmaus Furniture Mine, Cannon Place, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 4QA

Choice of sessions: every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10am – 12 noon and 12.30pm -2.30pm. Each participant can attend any of the free sessions up to a maximum of 24 hours with us, but we are flexible as to how and when you choose to use these hours.

Course content includes a range of:

• Stripping furniture (incl. painting & decorating)
• Sanding and cleaning units
• Treatment of furniture (incl. polishing & varnishing)
• Table repair
• Hand-tools
• Door fitting & hanging doors
• Power-tools
• Gluing & clamping
• Sawing & planning
• Flat-pack furniture building
• Health & safety

Find out more

If you want any more information on this opportunity or about our volunteer roles please contact Carmen either by coming in for a chat, by phone on 01782 846 111 / 07443271508 or by email on [email protected]