Construction Skills - Carpentry and Joinery Entry Level 1 Diploma at Middlesbrough College
This course is designed for students who are interested in developing technical hand skills in carpentry and joinery. The course has a range of exciting content where you will have the opportunity to practice a range of basic hand skills required for working with timber including the use of hand tools. Some learners from the course may be chosen to represent the college at local and national skills competitions. Tutors will support learners into dedicated work placements that will help you to develop your understanding of what the industry is about whilst preparing you for the world of work. The college’s excellent links with employers could open the door to employment with training in the form of an Apprenticeship. Health and safety is paramount within the industry and you will be trained in all aspects of this to ensure that you are kept safe throughout the programme.
Introduction to health and safety in construction Introduction to the construction industry Constructing halving joints Constructing through mortice and tenon joints Constructing angled halving joint Constructing bridle joints Constructing hauched mortice and tenon joints Constructing stub mortice and tenon joints Fixing architraves and skirtings Fitting locks and latches
3 GCSE at grade E to include Maths, English Language &Science. Satisfactory interview and references. "If you do not have a Grade A to C in English and/or Maths, you will be required to continue studying these subjects as part of your Study Programme."
On-going assessment will take place throughout the course with a strong emphasis on practical skills.
The College Careers Service is available to all our students. We can help you when deciding which course or option you wish to take. During your course we ensure you develop employability skills and gain relevant experience. We provide information, advice and support when completing your course and progressing to work or going into higher education. When applying for University we can provide support with the UCAS application and Student Finance.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Middlesbrough College directly.