Frequently Asked Questions
About the Furniture Flipping 101 Program
Whether done for profit or personal use, furniture flipping involves taking a piece of furniture and changing it to add value or alter its appearance. This series of courses teach furniture refinishing skills and the business management side of furniture flipping.
No, anyone will benefit from these courses, even those with experience refinishing furniture.
The fundamentals of furniture refinishing are core skills expert furniture refinishers need to understand.
The three skills courses, introductory, intermediate, and advanced, teach increasingly complex skills.
While you don’t have to take all of the courses, if you choose to take the skills courses, you must take them in order because the concepts are incremental. Once you have completed a chapter or a module, you can return to it at any time for reference.
The fourth course is for those who wish to learn the business side of refinishing furniture.
If you do not plan to start a business and only want to take the Skills courses to learn to refinish furniture, the business management course is not required.
The Skills Bundle includes all three skills courses. You can add the Business Management course later if you decide you want to start making money flipping furniture.
However, the All-Access bundle, including the Business Management course, is available for a discounted rate in a one-time offer to new students.
Each course has five modules, and each module has numerous chapters covering that module’s topic. Where appropriate, videos and graphics explain different concepts. Each module has a quiz and each course has a final exam and certificate once you pass.
You can preview each course’s content (modules and chapter topics) here.
Every student is different and learns at a different pace. Depending on how much time you spend on each module, you can expect to complete a module per week. This pace works out to five weeks per course.
It will take 20 weeks or five months to complete all four courses at this pace. Those who work faster may find it takes less time.
Yes, each course includes a final exam. Each course module also has a quiz to test your understanding and reinforce the information.
The passing mark for all quizzes and exams is 80%.
There is a final master exam for those who take all four courses. To enter the affiliate program, you must pass the final master exam with 80% or more.
Yes, each course has a certificate of completion.
There is a final certificate of completion for completing all four Furniture Flipping 101 courses and passing the final master exam.
If you have any questions about the course content, you can email your instructor for assistance. Responses will be during regular business hours. You can find the business hours and contact information here.
The forum also offers students an interactive interface to communicate with their instructor and fellow students.
Each registered student can access the Furniture Flipping 101 student forum. There, you can post questions and respond to fellow furniture flippers.
The boards are for topics directly related to the course content. Searchable and subscribable forum threads offer an alternative to the jumble of a Facebook group or YouTube comment thread. Questions can be public or private, your choice.
Each student can work at their own pace, and you can come back at any time to continue with your progress. There is no requirement to finish a course on a specific timeline. Courses are available 24/7, seven days a week.
However, if you are not satisfied that the course content meets your requirements after purchase, you have ten calendar days from purchase to decide whether or not you wish to request a refund. After ten calendar days, you will not be issued a refund. See the refund policy for more details.
About the Furniture Flipping 101 Affiliate Program
The affiliate program is a rewards program offered to those who have completed the four courses: Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced, and Business Management.
The program offers a percentage of the sale as a reward for promoting the furnitureflipping101.ca website on the affiliate member’s social media platforms.
My goal is to promote this course with integrity and through those who understand the materials presented. Completing the final exam with 80% or more will demonstrate your knowledge of the course content.
The affiliate program is managed on a third-party site, called Thrivecart. You can reach their support here.
Course purchases are made through Thrivecart. Due to new rules regarding third-party cookies, using the payment processor to track purchases and attribute the sales to the correct affiliate, ensures the integrity of the affiliate program. You can find the Thrivecart legal policies here.
You must follow the Terms and Conditions, found here. There are more details on the application page here, under How and How Not To Promote.
All students who complete the four courses and pass the final exam with 80% or more are qualified to apply for the affiliate program.
Additionally, applicants must provide proof of a social media presence on at least one major social media platform. Please see this page for the application form and more details.
You can retake the final master exam three times. If you still do achieve the mark required, you can request that your exam scores be reset.
You can get links and assets, such as banners, on your portal. Here are instructions on how to get your affiliate links.
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