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Carpentry and Joinery (Construction) (QCF) Level 1 Diploma at College of North West London (FE)

Course description

This course is suitable for young learners with no previous experience in carpentry. On this course you will learn by practical application in our fully equipped workshops, supported by the theory required to help develop your skills and understanding in this trade. There is a huge demand in industry for fully qualified carpenters, in roles such as joiners, trim carpenters, cabinet makers, scenic carpenters on film sets, framers and shuttering carpenters.

Course content

Subjects you will study include construction, health and safety, and tools, procedures and materials used within carpentry.

Entry requirements

You will need English and Maths skills at Entry 3. If you do not have evidence of your English and Maths levels you will be given an online English and Maths assessment after you submit your application. You may also be asked to complete a piece of free writing or a vocational assessment. If you meet the entry requirements you will then be offered an interview with a tutor to discuss the course.


You will be assessed through demonstration of your practical skills and an external online assessment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact College of North West London (FE) directly.

Last updated date: 04 March 2016
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