This is a one year course for learners who have successfully completed the Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery.
What Will I Learn?
The Diploma Level 2 is part of the Foundation Modern Apprenticeship framework (Technical Certificate). For the Diploma Level 2 learners will carry out: • Carcassing for floors and roofing, • Erecting and dismantling basic working platforms (scaffolding), • First and second fixing, • Storing materials and equipment, • Using portable hand tools and working efficiently.
Learners are also required to undertake the Construction Site Safety test, an on-line exam which will enable you to gain the Site Safety (CSCS) card.
You will require to have successfully completed the Level 1 Diploma. You will be invited to attend an interview, and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy, to establish any support required.
You will be assessed by completion of a range of practical tasks, projects and written assignments and produce a portfolio of evidence. External on-line examinations will be completed as well as the CSCS Health and Safety exam.
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.
- Successful completion of this course will allow you to progress onto the Modern apprenticeship which involves the Level 3 Diploma and NVQ Level 2 if you are employed.