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What's covered?

This one-year course will increase your site skills in carpentry. If you are successful in this course you can progress onto the Diploma Level 3 or enter the carpentry profession at an intermediate level.

This one year course will give you good skills in carrying out site carpentry tasks and covers a wide range of units including:

  • Health, safety and welfare in construction
  • Principles of building, construction, information and communication
  • Flooring and roofing
  • Frames, partitions and stairs
  • Operating carpentry machinery
  • Safe use of power tools

What do you need?

Completion of the Level 1 Diploma along with a good reference from your course tutor and good attendance records. Alternatively, a minimum or four GCSE at grade 3 or above or achievement of L1 Diploma

How you are assessed

The course requires the completion of practical and theory tasks, unit end tests followed by online exam and practical phase test.

How Long?

1 Year

What course next?

Learner can progress to level 3 subject to certain criteria being met

What could this lead to?

A career in carpentry at an intermediate level

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