|Mode of study||Part-time|
|Duration||Please ring for details|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||7 September 2020|
|Course code||PLR1CJD001 (2021)|
|Runs on|| Monday |
This course is designed to provide a technical foundation on which to build a career in the construction industry. You will be provided with specific knowledge and technical skills in site carpentry and bench joinery. The course is ideal for students who aspire to work as a carpenter, bench joiner, cabinet maker, shop fitter, kitchen fitter or other associated trades. Progression from the course would be onto a Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry/Bench Joinery or onto an Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry/Bench Joinery with a suitable employer.
You will need to complete an Initial Assessment prior to acceptance. You must be working at Level 1 or above in maths and English, demonstrate commitment and motivation and be willing to study theoretical and practical components of the course. Students will be required to take the CITB assessment paper to evaluate their ability to read and understand construction drawings.
Vocational units (all units are mandatory):
Your work is continually assessed throughout the course with each unit having a practical and theoretical assessment task. The Principles of Construction and Health and Safety unit are assessed via an on-line exam.
You will be expected to provide your own overalls, safety shoes and contribute to the cost of any additional enrichment activities.
All students must attend maths and English and depending on prior achievements and initial assessments will either take GCSE or Functional Skills.
Functional Skills Level 1 - English; Functional Skills Level 1 - Maths; Functional Skills Level 1 - ICT; Employment Rights and Responsibilities.
If you meet the entry requirements for this course, please use the Register my Interest or Apply Now buttons or contact Course Advice on 01743 342333 to organise enrolment. If you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Advice Events, ring Course Advice on 01743 342 333, use our Live Chat facility or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fees stated are for enrolment for the current academic year only. Courses which run for 2 or 3 years will be subject to further fees and possible price increases each year.
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