Foundation Carpentry and Joinery

This 1-year course has been designed for those with no previous experience of carpentry & joinery to provide a foundation for a career within the construction industry.


You will benefit from a variety of activities designed to bring out the best of your potential, and enable you to use your skills and knowledge to gain employment in the industry.

What Will I Learn?

You will study units that reflect the needs of the construction industry, while preparing you for a career within this sector.


The units you may study include: Handle & Store Materials; Work Relationships; Working Platforms; Basic Wood Jointing Techniques; Preparing & Using Portable Power Tools and Maintain & Using Hand Tools. The course contains practical carpentry workshop based lessons with many opportunities to work with hand tools.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements however, you will undertake a formal interview.

Assessment

You will be assessed via a range of methods, which include practical and job knowledge unit tests.

Further Notes

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.

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Course Details
Level:Level 2
Mode:Part Time Evening
Start Date:12/09/2022
Day(s):Tuesday
Time:18:00 - 21:00
Location:Ystrad Mynach
Course Code:05E103YA
Fees
Materials Fee: £126
Registration Fee: £176
Tuition Fee: £243

Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study.

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Aberdare
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CF44 8EN

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Ystrad Mynach

Twyn Road
Ystrad Mynach
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