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    About the course

    Learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in Site Carpentry.

    Entry requirements

    Successful completion of Level 2 Site Carpentry 

    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?

    • Apprenticeship
    • Site Carpenter 
    • Site supervisor 
    • Site manager 

    We have strong links with local employers.

    Core modules

    201 – Health, safety and welfare in construction 

    301 – Principles of organising, planning and pricing construction work

    207 – Carry out first fix flooring and roofing

    209 – carry out second fix operations

    306 – Carry out first fix roofing and stairs

    307 – carry out second fixing double doors and mouldings 

    308 – Set up and use fixed and transportable machinery


    First Fix; flooring, roofing & stairs

    Second Fix; double doors & moulding

    Set up and use fixed and transportable machinery 

    How will I be assessed?

    Multiple choice exams
    Practical assessments

    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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