- Type: Construction & Civil Engineering | Vocational Courses
- Level: 2
- Study Mode: Full-time
- Start: September 2023
- Duration: 1 Year
Please note that all courses are subject to a minimum application number in order to run
About the course
This level 2 programme will enable you to develop and hone your skills in site carpentry and will enable you to experience all aspects of the craft both on and off the job. Upon successful completion of your course you will hold all qualifications to the expected industrial standard. You will also gain the opportunity to progress onto an advanced apprenticeship in site carpentry.
Successful completion of Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery and successful completion of Maths and English.
How much does it cost?
Free to 16-18 year olds. Reduced fees may be available for 19+ learners.
Who is it suitable for?
Students who have completed a Level 1 course in carpentry and those keen to embark on a career within the construction industry.
City & Guilds
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?
- An Apprenticeship
- Level 2 in other trades 1.
We have strong links with local employers such as Wilmott Dixon and Kier.
- Health and Safety
- Principles of Building Construction
- Information and Communication
How will I be assessed?
Multiple choice exams
Will I have to provide anything?
You will need to provide safety boots, measuring tape, stationery, textbook, basic drawing equipment.
I'm interested. What should I do now?
Call 01279 868100 and talk to an Admissions Adviser
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