City & Guilds Diploma in Site Carpentry Level 2
City of Newport Campus
05 September 2022
Level 1 (Foundation) Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery 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’ve already achieved the Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery
...you want practical and theoretical knowledge.
What will I be doing?
This course is ideal for anyone who is interested in a career as a carpenter and has already achieved the Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery.
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 1 (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
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