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Of course you can: learn how to create a better living space. Do it yourself and lifestyle courses in Sydney.

Ever thought about learning how to build a tiny house? Or learning tips and tricks to get your home looking amazing? Or what about learning how to design your garden to increase the value of your home?

Check out our renovating courses to learn how to avoid the many pitfalls associated with home renovation and ensure the experience is both enjoyable and rewarding.

We offer hands-on, practical courses delivered by a team of dedicated and experienced industry professionals. Invest in the space you love today and discover how rewarding and satisfying a bit of DIY can be.

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Home-made Natural Cleaning Products

Learn how to make home-made natural cleaning products at this workshop in Sydney What’s not to love about a freshly scrubbed home? But one quick look at the back of the bottle can leave you wondering what chemicals you’ve just sprayed and wiped around the place. Not to mention the single-use plastic containers most cleaning products are packaged in. But you can get your clean on and replace those chemical-based cleaners with natural cleaning products made easily using just a few... [More]

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Home-made Natural Cleaning Products

<p><b><a href="/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/DIY+Classes">Learn</a> how to make home-made natural cleaning products at this workshop in Sydney</b></p><p>What’s not to love about a

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$149 Limited inc GST / $119.20 / $134.10

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Furniture Restoration

Learn how to restore furniture in Sydney. Learn how to restore furniture for fun and profit in this Woodwork class. Restore Nana’s old chair and learn techniques that may be applied to larger more problematic items. Discover how simple, enjoyable and rewarding restoring your old furniture can be. Learn how to strip back, sand, mix stains and apply shellac. Gain practical knowledge of cleaning and waxing furniture, making minor repairs, and understanding the importance of health and... [More]

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Furniture Restoration

<p><strong><a href="/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> how to restore furniture in Sydney.</strong></p><p>Learn how to restore furniture for

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$279 Limited inc GST / $223.20 / $251.10

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Basic Wood Finishing Online Workshop

Learn the basic understanding of safe furniture finishes in practice and theory online & face to face Woodwork & DIY Program in Sydney. This course will teach you the very basics of finishing furniture and wood. You will receive samples of common wood finishes, and have the opportunity to understand and practice using those finishes with the guidance of your instructor. The facilitators will explain and demonstrate theory and practical aspects. Throughout the online class you will... [More]

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Basic Wood Finishing Online Workshop

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$199 Limited inc GST / $159.20 / $179.10
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Home Building and Renovating Course: How to avoid the pitfalls

Home building and renovating course in Sydney. This course will save you money, heartache legal fees. The average Sydney home renovation costs significantly more than the average annual income, so why take chances? What’s more, during the course, you will be provided with an architectural appraisal of your plans if you have progressed to that stage. This course will help you to avoid the many pitfalls associated with home renovation and help ensure that your project is both on time... [More]

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Home Building and Renovating Course: How to avoid the pitfalls

<p><strong>Home building and renovating course in Sydney.</strong></p><p>This course will save you money, heartache legal fees. </p><p>The average Sydney <b><a href="/courses/

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$299 Limited inc GST / $239.20 / $269.10
Home Building and Renovating Course: How to avoid the pitfalls

<p><strong>Home building and renovating course in Sydney.</strong></p><p>This course will save you money, heartache legal fees. </p><p>The average Sydney <b><a href="/courses/

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$299 Limited inc GST / $239.20 / $269.10

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Power Tools Repairing Course Online

Learn how to repair your own power tools with our online and face to face Woodwork & DIY Program in Sydney. This online course is a basic first hand introduction to restoring old tools to beautiful functional pieces. It will provide participants with the knowledge and confidence to fix up any old tool they have and make good use of it. Through a combination of demonstration and practical experience, you will be walked through the process of getting one rusty old chisel and saw to... [More]

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Power Tools Repairing Course Online

<p><strong>Learn how to repair your own power tools with our online and face to face <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/Woodwork">

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$149 Limited inc GST / $119.20 / $134.10

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Interior Design Course for Beginners

Learn Interior Design and other Home & Decoration courses in Sydney. This interior design course is designed for students of any age keen to grasp the principles and elements of interior decorating with the outcome of being able to confidently style/decorate a room of their own. The course will revolve around Eight Golden Rules of Decorating: Colour, Contrast, Warmth, Balance, Scale, Detail, Surprise and Personality Each lesson will be supported by visual aids such as display... [More]

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Interior Design Course for Beginners

<p>Learn Interior Design and other <a href="/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/Interior-Design-Decoration-Course">Home & Decoration</a> courses in Sydney.</p><p>This interior design

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$299 Limited inc GST / $239.20 / $269.10

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Low-waste Cooking Workshop

Learn how to reduce waste in the kitchen at this practical workshop in Sydney. Love food and hate waste, but want to know how to put it into action at your place? Join this practical 3-hr workshop to learn how you can eat healthier – and slash your weekly food budget – by adopting some simple sustainable practices in the kitchen. You’ll learn about seasonal eating, portion sizes, menu planning and how to store and use leftovers. There’s also hands-on cooking and food prep... [More]

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Low-waste Cooking Workshop

<p>Learn how to reduce waste in the kitchen at this practical workshop in Sydney.</p><p>Love food and hate waste, but want to know how to put it into action at your place? Join this practical 3-hr

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$199 Limited inc GST / $159.20 / $179.10

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Introduction to Interior Decoration

Introduction to Interior Decoration course in Sydney. Have you ever entered a room and felt right a t home? Find out about the key to good design and how to bring a room to life to reflect your own personality. Develop your own style and colour schemes, choose the lighting and flooring that best meet your needs and learn the art of furniture and accessory arrangement. This course will give you the confidence to get started and make good decorating decisions. If you would like to... [More]

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Introduction to Interior Decoration

<p>Introduction to Interior Decoration course in Sydney.</p><p>Have you ever entered a room and felt right a t home? Find out about the key to good design and how to bring a room to life to reflect

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$399 Limited inc GST / $319.20 / $359.10
Introduction to Interior Decoration

<p>Introduction to Interior Decoration course in Sydney.</p><p>Have you ever entered a room and felt right a t home? Find out about the key to good design and how to bring a room to life to reflect

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$399 Limited inc GST / $319.20 / $359.10

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Interior Design – Colour Theory Workshop

Learn colour theory for Interior Design and other Interior Decoration Courses in Sydney. This hands-on workshop is an insight into the explosive world of colour and how it affects your personality and your surroundings. You’ll learn how to use it confidently in your home. It takes only a little courage to go ‘beyond the beige’ to a more vibrant and spirited palette, one which really reflects your true self and your individual lifestyle. Learning Outcomes Learn how to use a colour... [More]

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Interior Design – Colour Theory Workshop

<p>Learn colour theory for Interior Design and other <a href="/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/Interior-Design-Decoration-Course">Interior Decoration Courses</a> in Sydney.</p><p>

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$99 Limited inc GST / $79.20 / $89.10

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Appliances Repair Online Training Course

Learn to repair your own electrical appliances with our online and face to face Woodwork & DIY Program in Sydney. This course will teach you a basic understanding of electricity. You will learn the theories of electricity, apply them on your own appliances at home, and learn how to use the electrician’s most necessary tool – the multimeter. No electrician could do their job without a multimeter. Even basic multimeters can help you read electrical circuits, understand safety and... [More]

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Appliances Repair Online Training Course

<p><strong>Learn to repair your own electrical appliances with our online and face to face <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/Woodwork

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$175 Limited inc GST / $140 / $157.50
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