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Carpentry and Joinery Level 2 at Peterborough Regional College

Course description

Progression from a level 1 full–time carpentry programme designed for anyone looking to continue a career in the carpentry industry.

Course content

The course covers a range of carpentry/construction topics such as: • Setting/marking out • Cutting and fixing construction components such as partitions, roof trusses, timber floors and hanging doors

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or above including English and maths or other level 1 qualification in carpentry/construction.

Financial information

You will be required to purchase your own safety equipment (boots and overalls) prior to starting the course. Details on where to purchase these will be given to you.


Future opportunities

This course is ideal preparation for further practical training. You can progress on to an Apprenticeship or other relevant level 3 programme, providing you achieve at least a Merit at this level and grade C/4 in GCSE English and maths. You may also use the qualification to take further steps into a career in construction.

Further information

You will be required to attend a Welcome Event, details will be provided upon application.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Peterborough Regional College directly.

Last updated date: 17 October 2017
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    • At Peterborough Regional College  we want you to be successful both during your time at College and anything you decide to do afterwards. No two students are the same and we understand the important of valuing people as individuals and recognise that sometimes there are barriers that may get in the way of people reaching their full potential. The support services within PRC exist to help remove them barriers. Through our various services we can provide a network of support to help you get the most out of your course.