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Construction - Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry level 2 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

You will be working on a construction site or in domestic or commercial premises carrying out site carpentry to first and second fixing (door frames, hanging doors, boxing pipes, window frames and floor joists) to given specifications.

Course content

The course covers:

• Safe working practices

• Information, quantities and communicating

• Building methods and construction technology

• Shaping curved components

• Assembling bespoke/complex bench joinery

• Organising and running your own jobs

• Conforming to health, safety and welfare

• Conforming to productive work practices

• Moving, handling and storing resources

• Manufacturing routing architectural joinery products

• Producing setting out details for architectural joinery products

• Maths and English at level one unless previously achieved

Steel toe capped boots are required.

Entry requirements

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

• Observation

• Professional discussion

• Testimonies

Future opportunities

Level 3 Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry.

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: 02 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years


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