Coleg Y Cymoedd

Course Details

Level 2 in Carpentry & Joinery

Locations and Attendance

Aberdare
Full Time - To be arranged

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Course Duration : 03/09/2018 to 28/06/2019
Course Times : 09:15 to 16:20
Course Code : 05F203AA

Fees

FT Registration Fee - £30.00

Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study. Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.

Purchase of steel toe capped boots, overalls and a course text book is required for this course. Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied.

Course Outline

This practical course is for learners who have successfully completed the Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry & Joinery, who wish to further develop their skills and knowledge in the Carpentry industry and seek employment or a Modern Apprenticeship.

Entry requirements

You will be required to have successfully completed the Level 1 in Carpentry & Joinery.. Equivalent vocational experience or qualifications will also be considered.

You will be invited to attend an interview, and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy, to establish any support required.

What will I study?

The Level 2 Diploma is part of the Foundation Modern Apprenticeship framework. The course includes several units which are each split into two, to test your theoretical knowledge and practical ability.

You will also need to work on a timed practical test. You will also be required to complete Essential Skills at Level 2 in both Communication and Application of Number and also the Construction Site Safety test which will allow you to apply for the site safety (CSCS) card. The units covered include: Carcassing for floors and roofing; Erecting and dismantling basic platforms (scaffolding); First and second fixings; Storing materials and equipment; Using portable hand tools; Working efficiently. Alongside this course you will also study the Welsh Baccalaureate.

How will I be assessed?

You will complete a range of practical tasks, projects and written assignments and produce a portfolio of evidence.

Career Opportunities and Progression

On completion of this qualification, you will be able to seek employment in the construction industry as an apprentice Carpenter and complete an NVQ at Level 2 which will complete the Foundation Modern Apprenticeship framework.

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