Carpentry and Joinery (Construction) - CSkills Level 1 Diploma at East Durham College
The main focus of the level 1 programme is to develop practical hand skills and enhance basic underpinning knowledge of relevant industrial processes and techniques. These will be delivered in a workshop environment for practical sessions and classroom based for theory sessions such as technical drawing and I. L. T. Also Incorporated into the study programme will be functional skills (maths & English), tutorial, work experience, academic tutorial and relevant trips & guest visits.
The qualification consists of three core and three 'trade specific' units:
• Health and safety
• Technical information, quantities and communication
• Construction Technology
• Produce woodworking joints
• Maintain and use Carpentry and Joinery hand tools
• Prepare and use Carpentry and Joinery power tools
A general interest in construction, to be working at entry level 3 for both maths and English.
The programme is assessed via online exams and practical test pieces for each unit.
If you have been a UK resident for the past 3 years and are under the age of 19 on the 31st August, you will not usually need to pay any course fees.
Successful completion of the level 1 programme will allow progression onto the Level 2 programme the following academic year.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact East Durham College directly.