Construction - Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery level 1 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre
If you’re new to the building industry and want a career in joinery, this course is for you.
Learn how to work with wood and become a professional carpenter or joiner. Find out how to build floors, roofs, doors and stairs.
You will learn about:
• Safe working practices
• Information, quantities and communicating with others
• Building methods and construction technology
• Jointing methods
• Basic frame assembly
• Health and safety
• Joinery technology
• Types of timber
• Fitting ironmongery (hinges, handles, locks and latches)
• Maths and English unless achieved GCSE grade 4 or above
You will have undertaken screening to ensure you are working at entry level 3 and that you are able to achieve level 1 English and maths within a year. It is also expected that students complete their current course of study to the best of their ability, and maintain a positive approach to continuing their studies.
• Continuous assessment
• Multiple choice online exam at the end of each unit
• Work placement
As a full time student you should not need to pay any course or examination fees (under 19).
There may be a cost for equipment, educational visits, printing etc.
Diploma in Joinery level 2, or an Apprenticeship if you have a suitable job.
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.