This course is perfect if you’re looking to get a better understanding of the trade and want to gain some valuable skills that will help set you up as a professional carpenter and/or joiner.
You’ll learn about the many construction materials used in this trade and the building methods used to create a range of products including stairs, doors and roofs. You’ll gain experience using both manual and power tools, work off mobile towers and ladders and learn all about planning projects in a construction setting.
You can expect tutors to guide you through the different units and build your understanding of the carpentry and joinery industry.
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664 Nuthall Road
Start: 9th September 2019
Course code: C000141 / Q000851
City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery
You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grade 3–1/D–G, including English Language and Maths at grade 3–1/D–G or a relevant Entry 3 vocational qualification. With this you will be asked to undertake an initial assessment and this must show that you are ready to study English and maths at Level 1
You’ll complete multiple choice assessments and practical assignments.
Choose to follow with further study at college on a Level 2 Site Carpentry course or move onto another construction trade, or perhaps move into an Apprenticeship with a construction employer.
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!
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