Site Carpentry Level 1 Diploma at Northumberland College
This course is for 16-18 year olds who wish to start a career in the construction industry, but are currently unemployed or working in a different industry.
You will study safe working practices, information, quantities and communcating with others, building methods and construction technology, basic woodworking joints, how to maintain and use hand tools and how to prepare and use prtable power tools. Ideal if you would like to deveop both the skills and knowledge to be a carpenter or joiner.
You don't need any formal qualifications to join this course but you should have an interest in construction. You will progress through our selection procedure which consists of an initial assessment and interview.
Your progress will be assessed by a number of practical and written tests.
After completing the course you could progress onto a level 2 course or an apprenticeship programme.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Northumberland College directly.