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Carpentry & Joinery Site Diploma Level 3 at Stephenson College

Course description

The Carpentry Diploma at Level 3 follows on from Level 2. When you reach this level you will be working on complex practical projects in the college project areas. Theory work will consist of assignments looking at the Planning of projects, selecting and pricing materials, organising and costing labour, Health and Safety, building Regulations ect. This course gives you planning and organising skills for future employment opportunities in management in the Construction industry.

Entry requirements

You must have achieved a Carpentry Diploma at level 2 and have a good standard of Maths and English.


Ongoing assessment of practical work will be ongoing in college. The final practical assessment will be a final practical exam. This will be assessed by your trainer to the given standards on completion of the exam. All theory assessment is carried out throughout with each unit having an end test to prove understanding of the unit. A final exam will need to be passed for final completion of the course.

Financial information

Fully funded

Future opportunities

On completion of level 3 you could progress onto HNC or onto a Foundation Degree.

Further information

How will I learn?

Practical demonstration will be given in the workshop project areas in complex carpentry. You will also work from plans and drawings which will be supplied. Theory sessions will be classroom delivery with explanation of assignments. The information you require to complete assignments will be available in college from books and PC's.

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: 21 October 2014
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