Adult Courses

Site Carpentry (Level 2 Diploma)

Course Overview

Fee disclaimer

  • 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 will be expected to have English and Maths GCSE at Grade 3 or higher.

Course information

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
  • How you are assessed

    You will be assessed through both exams and theory as well as practical assessments.

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Dates Schedule Max. fee if paid
Start: 09/09/2024
End: 03/07/2025
Thu (09:00 - 16:30)

What Can This Course Lead To

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

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