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.
No formal entry requirements however, you will undertake a formal interview.
You will be assessed via a range of methods, which include practical and job knowledge unit tests.
Coleg y Cymoedd takes every effort to ensure the information on this website is accurate at time of being live. Coleg y Cymoedd reserves the right to make changes or withdraw without notice any of the courses, course facilities or support described.
Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study. Higher Education Fees for courses starting September 2020 have yet to be decided. We estimate that they will be confirmed by April 2020.
Additional Fee 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.