This part time course has been designed for adults who have achieved a Level 1 Diploma and wish to learn advanced Carpentry skills to persue a career as a carpenter. The practical aspects of this course are delivered in workshops that are designed to simulate a working environment for realistic training. Based at our purpose built facility The Fulcrum Centre which is a five minute walk from Tower Park leisure complex, this course provides the complex 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? 

We offer a range of full time courses including apprentiships
 

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

In order to apply, you will require successful completion of the Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery. Desired but not essential, Grade 4 (C) GCSE in Maths and English.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
TEF2ED0016 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, tools and basic stationary

Course content

Course Content 

  • 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 6pm-9pm Start date: September

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Diploma

Awarding Body 

CSKILLS/City & Guilds

Curriculum Area 

Engineering and Construction - Wood Trades

More about the course 

The facilities in Construction 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.

Venue:
These pathways take place at the The Fulcrum Centre


To Apply or for further information please contact the Course Administrator: 01202 205754 or email busbyj@bpc.ac.uk

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Diploma

Awarding Body 

CSKILLS/City & Guilds