1. Course details

Qualification name Diploma in Site Carpentry (Construction)
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation National Open College Network
Course webpage
Course type Classroom based
Course hours FullTime
Course start date 07 September 2021
Cost £2,085.00
Cost description An exam fee may also be payable
Attendance pattern Daytime

2. Who this course is for

16-18 Year Old Learners

3. Entry requirements

You will need 4 GCSEs at grade 9-3 including English Language or maths or relevant level 1 vocational qualification plus English Language OR maths at grade 9-3.

4. What you'll learn

During your course you will study a variety of theoretical modules that prepare you for working in the construction industry as a trainee site carpenter. You will be continually assessed throughout your course, completing both practical and theoretical assignments. This course will will enable you to progress to a higher level of study or onto an apprenticeship as a site carpenter.

5. How you'll learn

Modules include: - Health and safety welfare within construction - Principles of building construction, information and communication - Carry out first fixing and roofing - Carry out first fixing partitions and stairs - Carry out second fixing operations - Carry out carpentry maintenance - Set up and operate a circular saw

6. What you'll need to bring

Check with course provider

7. How you'll be assessed

practical assignments, coursework, knowledge tests

8. Next steps

You can progress onto the NVQ Level 2 in Site Carpentry (if employed as a trainee site carpenter) or onto the Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry if not employed within the industry.

9. Venue

Name Chesterfield College
Address Infirmary Road
S41 7NG
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Phone 01246 500500

10. Other venues and dates

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