Furniture Finishing






Bois et matériaux connexes

Number of credits


Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

900 Hours


Program approved in 1994.

To enable the students to acquire the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to design finishing systems, to place finishing on old and new furnitures, touching up, alterations, preparing special finishes, restoring furnitures and managing their own company.

To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor's degree
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning
Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.

English-Montréal SB
Vocational training centre

Rosemount Technology Centre/Centre de technologie Rosemont

GroupStatusD/WStart date
WSep 20, 2019

Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

Job titles

furniture finisher

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / CompetencyHours
760111Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process15
760121Apply occupational health and safety rules15
760132Apply concepts of colour theory15
760143Apply concepts related to finishing products45
760153Match opaque colours60
760162Prepare surfaces for finishing30
760177Develop finishing schedules105
760188Finish new furniture120
760193Do touch-ups45
760202Take furniture styles into account in their work30
760211Strip flat surfaces in good condition15
760227Apply special finishes105
760238Refinish furniture120
760246Restore furniture90
760252Determine their suitability for starting a business30
760264Enter the work force60