Level 1 Award in Construction Skills – Carpentry and Joinery


This is a part-time evening course taken one evening per week over 12 weeks for adult learners aged 19+. It is ideal if you would like to develop basic hand tool skills and is excellent preparation the L2 Site Carpenty evening course.

Course Content - What will I learn?

You will learn about the tools you use as a carpenter (hand/power) and how to use them, material and techniques.

What Next?

On completion of the level 1 course you could progress onto the part-time Level 2 Site Carpentry course.

Many carpenters and joiners are self-employed. You could also find work with large construction companies, local authorities, shopfitting firms, or in set-building for theatre and television.

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16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

For all two year courses fees shown above are per year.

Aged 19+ and planning to take a level 3 or above a different fee may apply. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan.

All HE courses (full and part time) are subject to tuition fees.

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