Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 at Folkestone College
Perfect if you are looking to learn a trade and get into the construction industry.
You’ll learn a wide range of the trades needed within the construction industry including carpentry, bricklaying, painting and plastering. You will get to sample different trades and decide which one is for you.
You can look forward to the chance to try lots of different skills and find where your talent lies. Alongside this there will be the chance to enter inter-college skills competitions.
This Study Programme has been designed in such a way that if you are not sure which vocational area you would like to study in, you will have the chance to move and sample a different area at various points in the year. You will work towards external accreditation in employability skills and a vocational qualification.
This Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.
This course is a combination of Entry 3 and Level 1 depending on your entry requirements. If you have no formal qualifications you will work towards and Entry 3 qualification which will enable you to progress to Level 1 the following year. This will give you more time to improve you maths and English to enable you to meet the entry requirements needed to progress to Level 2.
You will learn through practical sessions in our workshops and assessment will be through written work and online tests.
Please note that for applications for the 19/20 academic year the EKC Group is using a new online system and you will be required to register and track your application using this system. You will receive an e-mail informing you of this and what to do next. You will be using the EKC Enterprise platform. Please go to https://www.ekcgroup.ac.uk/colleges/how-apply for more information.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.