Carpentry & Joinery: Level 1 CSKILLS Diploma at NESCOT
There will be a combination of practical and theory sessions, which will enable you to gain good practical skills with underpinning job knowledge of Carpentry and Joinery.
There will be a combination of practical and theory sessions which will enable you to gain good practical skills with underpinning job knowledge of Carpentry and Joinery. Carpentry and Joinery is one of the most rewarding trades. A great deal of the work produced involves you using hand tools to work raw timber, creating something with little resemblance to the tree it came from.You will work towards achieving 6 units of competence throughout the year.
- Safe Working Procedures
- Information, Quantities and Communicating with others
- Building Methods and Construction Technology
- Basic Woodworking Joints
- Maintain and Use Hand Tools
- Prepare and Use Portable Power Tools
Functional Skills in Numeracy & Literacy are included in the Full Time programme along with both group, one to one tutorials, work experience and enrichment activities. This course is full-time. You will be given details of course materials, stationery and the health and safety equipment you will require when you enrol on the programme.
Minimum of two GCSEs at grade D or above, including English and Maths.
Upon completion of the programme you will progress to the Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Intermediate Diploma.
Potential career routes in the Brickwork industry:
- Building suppliers
- Cabinet making
- Finishing carpentry
- Joinery shop
- Maintenance carpentry
- Site carpentry
- Start your own business
- Timber yard worker
- Work for a small or large construction business
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact NESCOT directly.