Adult Courses

Level 2 City and Guilds Diploma in Site Carpentry

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Hackney Campus
  • Qualification

    Adult Courses
  • Subject

    Construction and Building Services
  • Schedule

    Thursday (Day)
  • Duration

    36 Weeks
  • Course Target


Course Fees

*Many adults pay no or low fees, depending on their circumstances.

Entry requirements

English and maths GCSE at Grade 3 or better. You will also need to have a good report from your school.


This course is suitable for those wishing to enter the construction industry as a Site Carpenter. You will need to be prepared to work outside and on a building site in a safe manner.

Study Units include:

- How to store and handle materials
- Basic working platforms (tower scaffolding)
- Working effectively and safely as a team
- Hanging doors
- Fixing architrave and skirting
- Fixing door frames and linings
- Case in services
- Laying joisting and floors
- Erecting trussed rafter roofs

Further Information

The Level 2 can lead directly to employment, apprenticeships or onto a Level 3 course.

Select your campus option to apply

Life At NCC

Discover what life is like at the largest college in East London today!

Facilities for Students

At New City College we have a range of world-class facilities across our campuses.

Financial Support

There are several ways we can help you cover the cost of your studies.

You may also be interested in