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Carpentry and Joinery City & Guilds Diploma Level 1 at Southampton City College

Course description

This course will prepare you to work safely and with confidence in construction with a focus on carpentry and joinery skills. You will develop the basic rudimentary skills, knowledge and hand skills required to become a good carpenter.

Course content

  • Principles of building construction, information and communication
  • Maintain and use carpentry and joinery hand tools 
  • Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
  • Produce woodworking joints
  • Health, safety and welfare in construction

Entry requirements

  • GCSEs grade D or below (including English and maths) or
  • Level 1 in English and maths

Future opportunities

  • Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry
  • Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southampton City College directly.

Last updated date: 02 June 2016

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