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Wood Machining CSkills Diploma Level 2 at City of Bristol College

Course description

This qualification consists of 9 study units and will help you to develop technical skills associated with wood machining.

Course content

- Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
- Knowledge of technical information, quantities and communication with others
- Knowledge of construction technology
- Mark out from setting out details for routine joinery products
- Produce jointed wood and wood-based products
- Produce planed wood and wood-based products
- Produce profiled wood and wood-based products
- Produce sawn wood and wood-based products
- Produce and maintain wood-machining tooling
- Produce wood and wood-based products using computer numerically controlled (CNC) machinery

Entry requirements

You will need:
- All applicants will need a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade D including maths and English, a foundation Diploma, NVQ 1 or satisfactory completion of a learning programme at Level 1
- To demonstrate a high degree of enthusiasm and a commitment to succeed and prepare effectively for employment • An initial assessment at Level 1 or above

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Bristol College directly.

Last updated date: 04 February 2016
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    • Ashley Down Centre provides an airy, vibrant and welcoming environment. These historic buildings offer study space, learning zones, classrooms, workshops and student social areas.

      Facilities at the centre include:

      • University Centre
      • Professional hair and beauty salon
      • IT computer rooms
      • Engineering Skills Centre
      • Plumbing and construction workshops
      • Labs
      • Decorating centre
      • Study Centre 

      Food, drinks and snacks are available all day in the refectory. And if you want to get away from it all, Matron's Garden – complete with lawned area, greenhouse, seating and ‘sensory garden path’ – is the ideal place to relax.