This programme is designed for adults that desire to work in the construction industry, specifically Wood Occupations. This programme is an introduction to the industry and allows adults to develop the basic skills and knowledge required to work within the Joinery trade. The knowledge gained from this programme will prepare adults for the CSCS assessment
You will study a range of topics including:
- Understand the key principles of, and be able to work safely and be aware of key health, safety and welfare issues.
- Move, handle and store resources, such as materials and components.
- Interpret and follow written and verbal instructions
- Select the required materials to carry out the work, including timber, tools and fixings
- Understand how to calculate quantity, length, area
- Carry out job tasks including measuring, marking out, fitting, cutting, splicing, finishing, positioning and securing
Upon successful completion of this programme students will be in a position to apply for the CSCS card assessments which will enable them to work safely on construction sites. This will enable them to begin their career in the construction industry Students will have access to local employers and will develop their employability skills in preparation for work within the construction industry.
There are no formal entry requirements but an interest in working within the construction industry is essential.
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Apply Now button at the top of this page. Our next group will start on 16th March 2023.For more information support with your enquiry or application please contact Student Services by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01909 504500.
- Level two in Carpentry and Joinery
- 16-18 year olds do not need to pay course fees
- Those aged 19 or over may not need to pay fees depending on their circumstances. Find out if you qualify here.
Students will require steel toe capped safety footwear. Our next group will start on 16th March 2023 and will be delivered over 15 weeks
“I really enjoy the hands-on learning that the Joinery course offers. This course, and the great teachers help me develop the skills that I will need for a career as a Joiner.”Josh Betts Level 1 - Certificate in Construction Skills
We make every effort to ensure information within our online course directory is accurate and a true representation of the courses we are offering in 2024- 25. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if necessary.