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    About the course

    This is a practical carpentry course where we embed as much of the knowledge as possible into the hands-on tasks. This minimises the amount of time spent in the classroom. We use a range of delivery methods, mainly practical, with a large proportion of E-Learning through IPads and other technologies.

    How much does it cost?

    Free to 16-18 year olds. Reduced fees may be available for 19+ learners.

    Awarding Body

    City & Guilds

    Why study?

    There are excellent progression routes to apprenticeships with a large number of our full-time students moving onto apprenticeships during their course based on our recommendations. Skilled trades people are currently in high demand across the country. There are approximately 3 million people working in construction making it one of the biggest industries in the country and covers 10% of the total job market. The qualification we offer is globally recognised and sought after in the industry.

    Where will this course take me?

    • Level 2 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery
    • Apprenticeship
    • Level 2 in other trades

    Core modules

    • Health and Safety
    • Principles of Building Construction, Information and Communication

    How will I be assessed?

    • Practical phase tests
    • Multiple choice exams

    Will I have to provide anything?

    You will be required to purchase a set of safety boots and basic stationery. All other tools and resources are provided.

    I'm interested. What should I do now?

    Call 01279 868100 and talk to an Admissions Adviser
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