This part time course has been designed for adults wishing to learn Carpentry skills either to enable you to work in the industry, DIY projects around the home or a change in career. The practical aspects of this course are delivered in workshops that are designed to simulate a working environment for realistic training. Theory  is classroom based

Based at our purpose built facility The Fulcrum Centre which is a five minute walk from Tower Park leisure complex, this course provides the basic woodworking skills and our experience staff will work closely with you to help you succeed. This course is a 1 year part time course which you will need to attend 2 evenings a week (Tuesday and Thursday) for 35 weeks.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

On sucessful completion of this course candidates can progress to Level 2 Diploma

 

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

Desired but not essential, Grade 4 (C) GCSE in Maths and English and have a keen interest in the industry and you should be physically fit.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
TEF1PD0012 06/09/2021 £150.00 £150.00 £1505.00

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Costs 

Cost 16-18 £135

Cost 19-23 (with concessions) £135

Cost 19+ (no concessions) £1490

All prices are subject to change

Associated Costs 

Steel toe capped boots and basic stationery

Course content

Course Content 

Units include -

  • Components for assembly                  
  • Components to form products
  • Efficiency of the workplace
  • Finishing components
  • Health and safety
  • Load and unload materials and components
  • Selection and use of access equipment
  • Work relationships

More info

Start Day/Time 

Tuesday and Thursday - 6.00pm - 9.00pm -  September start, date will be confirmed at enrolment

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 1

Qualification Name 

Diploma

Awarding Body 

CSKILLS

Curriculum Area 

Engineering and Construction - Wood Trades

More about the course 

At The College we have a reputation for offering excellent skills training. Our lecturers are professionals in their chosen fields, with sound experience, knowledge and expertise.

For more information please contact the course administrator on 01202 205754 or email busbyj@bpc.ac.uk

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 1

Qualification Name 

Diploma

Awarding Body 

CSKILLS