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Site Carpentry (Level 2 Diploma)

Course Overview

Entry requirements

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


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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
  • Assessment Criteria

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

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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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