This course is an introduction to basic joinery and woodwork skills, designed for people wishing to take up a career within the building industry as a carpenter and joiner. Students must start at level 1 to gain the necessary skills before progressing to level 2.
This course is for for people interested in working in the construction industry as a Joiner. You will need to bring your own safety boots, wood working tools for workshop sessions and classroom equipment for theory sessions. All other equipment will be provided.
Theory lessons covering the required technology are classroom based, giving you the opportunity for taking notes to aid your studies. Practical lessons take place in the Carpentry and Joinery workshops and give you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to pass the assessments.
Topics will include:
4 GCSEs at A*- E or above
Exams and coursework
Working in industry as a Joiner
Personal Study Time:
Students are expected to study independently in their own time, building up their knowledge of Carpentry and Joinery. You will be given your own password to access our online learning materials, we have a comprehensive learning centre to aid your learning.
Will this course suit me?
Applicants should have a willingness and a desire to study on a Carpentry and Joinery course, be able to take in technical information and demonstrate practical ability in a workshop setting.
You will be required to own safety boots and a college shirt. You may also wish to purchase your own tools.