2020 Programme - Carpentry (L1)
Construction, Planning and the Built Environment
What will you be working towards?
||Carpentry & Joinery
On this Level 1 Carpentry Course, learners will be taught by trade experienced, professional tutors in a well equipped, modern workshop at our Gravesend Campus. The course is a mixture of practical and theory. Students will learn how to work safely in construction, relay information, calculate quantities and communicate with others, building methods and construction technology. They will learn how to make basic woodworking joints, how to maintain and use hand tools and portable power tools. Our Study Programme includes opportunities for you to develop your English and Maths skills as required. You may be expected to complete either functional skills or GCSE qualifications as part of your course depending on your GCSE results.
How will it be delivered?
Portfolio, unit end tests, online exam and synoptic practical test
Minimum GCSE grade 3 in Mathematics and English supported by two at grade 2, one in a science
Your next steps...
Employment in trade, fulltime level 2 course in either Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery, or an apprenticeship attending college 1 day a week.