This course is ideal preparation for further practical training. On successful completion of this course you can progress on to an apprenticeship or a relevant level 3 programme, providing you achieve at least a Merit at this level and grade 4/C in GCSE English and maths. You may also use the qualification to take further steps into a career in construction.
What can this course lead to?
Who is it for?
This programme is the natural progression route after completing the Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 Diploma. You will continue to learn the skills and techniques required, helping you obtain the essential skills needed to break into this industry.
What is covered?
You will cover a range of topics during this hands on course including:
- Setting and marking out
- Cutting and fixing construction components such:
- roof trusses
- timber floors
- hanging doors
You will also complete small carpentry projects.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Carpentry and Joinery Diploma Level 1 or equivalent, or relevant industry experience.
You will be required to purchase your own safety equipment (boots and safety clothes) prior to starting the course. Details on where to purchase these will be given to you. Also you will need a set of driver bits and a small set of drill bits, tape measure and pencils.