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Carpentry & Joinery Level 1

Gain a valuable introduction to Carpentry and Joinery, perfect if you love working in a practical environment and learning new skills.

Course Level:
Level 1
Duration:
1 Year
Campus:
Aireville Campus
Awarding Body:
CAA
Overview

Our new purpose built, industry standard Ribblehead Construction Building on our Aireville campus, Skipton gives our students a fantastic platform to learn the basic knowledge and skills that are essential for entering the Carpentry and Joinery sector.

Joinery students can choose between Bench and Site Joinery, making use of a well equipped Workshop, Machine Shop with storage and extraction and Project Areas. Our tutors are specialist craftspeople and have many years’ experience in the Construction industry in both large and small businesses with specialisms in Heritage and Conservation work. You will have the opportunity to enter the prestigious CITB Skill Build competition. All tools, equipment and materials are provided.

Modules
  • Building Methods & Construction Technology
  • Door Casing
  • Door Frames & Simple Doors
  • Health & Safety
  • How to Use Hand & Power Tools Safely
  • Set Out & Make a Variety of Joinery Items

Entry Requirements

  • 4 GCSEs grade 9-1 including English or Maths
Progression
Career

Your choices may include:

  • Carpenter
  • Joiner
Academic

Your choices may include:

  • Carpentry & Joinery (Site Joinery) Level 2
  • Carpentry & Joinery (Bench Joinery) Level 2
  • Carpentry & Joinery Apprenticeship
  • Property Maintenance Apprenticeship