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Carpentry and Joinery

Construction & Built Environment

Course Overview

The course is aimed at those who want to work in the construction industry and specialise in working with wood in the following three trade areas: site carpentry, bench joinery and shop-fitting joinery.
Site Carpentry and Joinery focuses on the technical certificate for the Construction Building Apprenticeship Framework. The principles of constructing buildings, and about the types of information used in building design and construction are covered. students also learn about health, safety and environmental issues faced on construction sites, and how to communicate with others on the job. The practical skills specific to site carpentry are taught , including how to carry out first fix flooring and roofing, first fix frames, partitions and stairs, second fixing operations, carpentry maintenance, and operation of a circular saw.
  • Study Mode
  • Duration
    34 Weeks
  • Campus
  • Course Code

Important Message

This course may be available again from September 2021

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Start Date
  • Course: City and Guilds NVQ Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery
    Campus: Springtown
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:

Course Offering

  • Site location Springtown
  • Dates
  • Full tuition fee 333
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

Candidates must be working in the construction Industry

Additional Information

Successful candidates can progress into employment or to the Level 3 Carpentry Course


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    I now have the opportunity to progress to University and achieve my chosen degree in only two years due to the preparation I received here at NWRC.
    Jordan Downey
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    I applied for a Higher Level Apprenticeship as it was a great opportunity to gain work experience and get paid while studying towards a professional qualification.
    Rebekah Glen

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