Are you looking to become a carpenter? If so, this course is an ideal stepping stone to your dream career. You will work with a range of tools and perfect techniques to produce work to a professional standard. On completion of the course, you will feel prepared for a more advanced training programme or to start work as an apprentice.
Carpenters construct, erect, install and repair wooden structures and fittings used in internal and external frameworks. They also cut, shape, fit and assemble wood to make templates, jigs, scale models and scenic equipment for theatres. This makes it both a hands-on and creative subject to study.
This course is ideal for School Leavers who have completed a level 1 Carpentry course, or have relevant experience, and wish to pursue a career in carpentry. Upon completion candidates will be awarded the City & Guilds Diploma in Site Carpentry.
Students must purchase protective work wear and safety footwear in order to comply with health & safety requirements. Financial assistance may be available to help with the cost. Click here to find out more.
If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.
Candidates will be taught using a mixture of theory and practical lessons. All practical lessons will take place in our purpose-built workshops under the instruction of staff with extensive industry experience.
The qualification comprises of the following units:
Many of our Level 2 students progress to the Intermediate Apprenticeship in SIte Carpentry or to employment within the industry.
This course is for students progressing from the level 1 course. As well as a relevant level 1 qualification, you will need a level 1 qualification (or equivalent) in English and maths.
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