The course gives you the basic practical skills to enable you to follow a career in Carpentry & Joinery.
The following units will covered:
Each theory unit has its own multiple choice test and practical assessments are set by the awarding body.
We will look to offer work experience wherever possible. In the past level 1 students have created decking areas and manufactured bookcases for schools and other departments within the College.
There are a number of progression routes open for students on completion of this course, to go onto the Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry or on to the part time apprenticeship course if you have gained suitable employment.
Students can gain employment as a Site or Bench Joiner followed by Site Management. Current figures show that the average salary for Construction in the North West is £26,000 per annum.