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Btec Level 2 Joinery at The South Leeds Academy

Course description

The Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry is designed to develop the skills and knowledge of people, enabling them to work in the industry in their chosen craft. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the test(s) are based on the student showing what they can do as an individual through the completion of all the requirements of the qualification.

Course content

Whilst on the course you will study:

  • Carry out first fixing operations
  • Carry out maintenance to non-structural carpentry work
  • Carry out second fixing operations
  • Carry out structural carcassing operations
  • Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
  • Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
  • Understanding construction technology
  • Understanding information, quantities and communication with others

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at Grade D or above

Future opportunities

These subjects will provide you with the specific skillset needed for a career within the industry.  Students should choose two of these subjects.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 17 November 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September