Adult Courses

Carpentry and Joinery (Level 1 Diploma)

Course Overview

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  • This course is FREE for most students

Course fees listed below are the maximum fee if paid.  Click here to find out more and if you are eligible for free or discounted courses.

Entry requirements

You should ideally have a Level 1 qualification in English and maths, however lower grades would be considered.
You are encouraged to study short English and Maths courses with us prior to course start.

Course information

This is an introduction to Carpentry, you will study a mixture of practical and theory units, and will undertake practical tasks that include learning the basic techniques and joints of carpentry and joinery. You will also study tools, resources and materials along with communication, health and safety and working as part of a team. Suitable for those aged 19+ and looking to study on a part-time basis.

  • How you are assessed

    You will be assessed by a combination of observation and completion of practical tasks, theory based assignments and an end-of-year examination taken online.
  • Next steps

    Construction Crafts
  • Why study at NCC?

    This is a great course if you are considering a career change or you want to improve your carpentry and woodworking hand skills. Learners complete a portfolio of evidence and undertake practical tasks and exams.

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Dates Schedule Max. fee if paid
Start: 09/09/2024
End: 30/06/2025
Mon (09:00 - 16:30)

What Can This Course Lead To

Level 2 Site Carpentry, Carpentry apprenticeship or move to employment in the construction industry as a Carpenter.

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