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Site Carpentry Level 3 at East Kent College

Course description

Perfect if you want to learn more advanced carpentry skills to give you the extra edge when seeking employment.

Course content

You’ll learn advanced skills used in the carpentry industry such as installing skirting boards, door surrounds, cupboards and shelving. You will also focus on the art of formulating technical drawings and understanding plans.You can look forward to the chance to develop enterprise skills and take part in on the job training opportunities.This Study Programme will include English and Maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of five GCSEs at C grades or equivalent, including Maths and English. Students may be able to progress from Level 2 vocationally related programmes.

Assessment

You will learn through practical sessions in our workshops and assessment will be through written work and online tests.

Financial information

Additional expenses to consider include commodities at approx. £45.If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare. If you are aged 24 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit www.24plusmicrosite.com/eligible-tool. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare. Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:Broadstairs Campus Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail supportservices.Broadstairs Campus@eastkent.ac.uk)Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

What next? On successful completion you could progress onto one of our HNC programmes or you could gain employment.

Further information

Please Contact - Student Support Services on 01843 605062, e-mail: support.services@eastkent.ac.uk

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: 30 September 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year(s)
  • Course code: 001138/1/1
  • Web url: www.eastkent.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 14

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    • East Kent College's Broadstairs campus is  located on the Isle of Thanet in Broadstairs, Kent on the southeast coast of the United Kingdom.

      We offer an outstanding range of college Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.
       
      The Broadstairs campus is located on Ramsgate Road, and over the last three years over £25m has been invested in new facilities which include a Centre for Environmental Technologies, a centre for Creative Industries and a unique-4 Star Training hotel.
       
      East Kent College is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.