Carpentry & Joinery Level 1
Type: Full Time
Start Date: 11 September 2023
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
If you enjoy learning in a more practical way then this course could be for you. This
programme will introduce you to carpentry and joinery work where you will learn how to use power and hand tools. You will also learn how to create woodwork joints doors, frames and windows providing you with excellent preparation for further training or as the first step of your carpentry career.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event, details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
3 GCSEs at grade 3/D or above. You will also be required to pass an initial assessment aptitude test.
What is covered
You will cover a range of carpentry topics during your learning journey as well as
benefiting from the Colleges excellent industry standard facilities which will enable
you to build and develop your craft with the support of experienced carpentry experts.
What can this course lead to
The course is ideal preparation for further practical training. You can progress
on to a relevant level 2 programme or an apprenticeship, providing you have
achieved the English and maths you are currently studying. You may also use the qualification to take your first steps into a career in construction.
Are there any additional costs
You will be required to purchase your own safety equipment (boots and safety clothes) prior to starting the course. Details on where to purchase these will be given to you. Also you will need a set of driver bits and a small set of drill bits, tape measure and pencils.