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Carpentry and Joinery (Entry Level Certificate) — Full-time

Course outline

This course is designed to help candidates learn, develop, and practice the skills necessary for employment and/or advancing in the field of carpentry and joinery.

Introduction to carpentry and joinery skills and techniques practical and theories to include:

  • Health and safety
  • Communications
  • Basic tool skills
  • Basic carpentry joints
  • Measuring and cutting

You will be expected to study English and maths throughout your programme of study.

You will primarily engage in practical sessions although theory sessions will also be included. You will have the opportunity to participate in enrichment activities, such as industry and community-based projects, as well as trips and visits.

How to apply for this course

Apply online to start in 2024/25.

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Location Date
664 Nuthall Road

Start: Monday 2nd September 2024

Course code: C021716 / Q021717


City & Guilds Extended Entry Level Certificate in Carpentry and Joinery.


1 year

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

You will need GCSE English and Maths at grade 1 or equivalent.

Teaching & assessment

Practical models and multiple choice question papers.


Further carpentry and joinery qualifications.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.

If you are aged 19 or over you may still be eligible for funding. Check out our Financial Help pages to find out more!

If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.