Carpentry & Joinery

Qualification: City & Guilds Diploma
Level 1

This course is currently unavailable. Please register your interest below and we will let you know when it next becomes available.

About the course

This course will prepare you to work safely and with confidence in construction with a focus on carpentry and joinery skills. You will develop the basic rudimentary skills, knowledge and hand skills required to become a good carpenter.

What you will learn
  • Principles of building construction, information and communication
  • Maintain and use carpentry and joinery hand tools 
  • Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
  • Produce woodworking joints
  • Health, safety and welfare in construction

Our construction workshops provide a fantastic learning environment with industry standard equipment.

Entry requirements
  • GCSEs grade D/3 or below (including English and maths) or
  • Level 1 in English and maths

You will be required to attend an interview at the College prior to enrolling onto this course.

What next?
  • Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry
  • Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery