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Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery at Buckinghamshire UTC

Course description

This carpentry and joinery course is for you if you want to learn the basic skills required in this specialist trade to enable you to seek a job in the industry. At this level, you do not need experience, just enthusiasm and commitment to learn and undertake a range of small projects.

What Will I Learn

This course will help to develop the skills employers in industry are looking for such as technical and practical skills, problem solving, numeracy, literacy, team working and communication.

Example Modules

  • Using Hand and Power Tools
  • Constructing Basic Joints
  • Health and Safety
  • Contributing to the Workplace

Entry requirements

You must have a minimum of 2 GCSEs and show a genuine interest in the Carpentry and Joinery industry. Entry is also subject to an interview, basic skills screening and an initial assessment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buckinghamshire UTC directly.

Last updated date: 06 August 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 36 weeks