City & Guilds Progression in Site Carpentry Level 2
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
05 September 2023
Level 2 (Foundation) in Carpentry and Joinery, Core Units from Construction L2 and either GCSE Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language grade C or above.
In a nutshell
During this course, you’ll learn and develop skills for progression into carpentry employment.
This course is for you if...
...you want a career as a carpenter
...you want practical and theoretical knowledge in Brickwork and Carpentry
What will I be doing?
The Level 2 Site Carpentry Diploma allows you to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in site carpentry.
It covers the following skills:
- First fix flooring and roofing
- First fix frames
- Second fixing operations
- Carpentry maintenance
- Operate a circular saw
You'll be assessed through practical projects and written and online tests. Upon completion of the course, you’ll have:
What is expected of me?
To enrol on the course, you’ll need a Level 2 (Foundation) Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery and, either GCSE Maths/Maths Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language Grade C or above.
You need to have a desire to work in the construction industry. Full commitment to attendance is required, as is respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject and self-motivation. You’ll be continually assessed and there is an expectation that you’ll continue your studies and coursework during your own time.
What comes next?
Following this course, you can go on to do an apprenticeship or into employment.
You’ll need to purchase appropriate Personal Protective Equipment at an approximate cost of £40.00, as well as your own stationery equipment.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team