What courses can I do after this?
Students may be able to progress though a study programme and our experience staff will work closely with you to help you succeed in your chosen career
What jobs can I get?
Following completion of a full study programme you should feel confident in applying for:
- Bench Joinery
- Site Carpentry
- Boat Building
To do this course you should have...
You will need to achieve GCSEs grades D-G including English and maths grades 3-1 (formerly D-G). Alternatively successful completion of a Foundation Entry Level 3 qualification and have achieved an Entry Level 3 Functional Skill in English and maths.
What about work experience?
There will be work related activities and preperation for employability through workshops.
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
Equipment and steel toe capped boots will be required and you will be given a list of equipment to buy at enrolment/induction.
Practical training and basic knowledge of:
- Marking and setting out
- Produce wood working joints
- Produce carpentry products
- Employability skills (interview techniques, CV writing, employer workshops, Maths and English)
- Work experience
- Community projects
- Communication skills
- Vocational projects
More about the course
You will be taught using a variety of workshop activities, lectures, group activities, self-study, employer visits and directed study. You will also be able to take part in activities organised by our Student Services department, these include: Football, Surfing, Netball, rubgy and many more. The facilities in Construction and Electrical are purpose built and all practical jobs are designed to make the candidate job ready!
The skills and qualities needed to succeed on this course include:
An interest in construction, commitment and a will to succeed.