Course Information

Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery

Cskills Awards
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 36
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 540
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: John.Curran@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 36
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 540
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Tony.McGartland@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Technology And Skills Centre
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 36
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 540
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Alan.Bailie@swc.ac.uk

Description

Level 1 Carpentry and Joinery is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills to pursue a career within the Construction industry. Learners will benefit from tutors with industry experience, state of the art facilities and resources and real work experiences.

Additional Information

You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT if you do not have a GCSE grade C or Level 2 Essential Skills in English, Maths and Information Technology. You will also study broader transferable skills in Employability and Personal and Social Development.

Course Content

You will the basic practical and knowledge skills necessary to gain employment and progress on to Level 2. These are covered in a range of practical and theory modules covering: Health and Safety in the workplace, use of a wide range of tools and equipment, measuring, marking out and manufacture of a range of basic joints used in the construction of a variety of projects such as stairs, windows, doors and other furniture.

Assessment Method

Achievement of this qualification will be assessed via a combination of knowledge and competence based assessments within College.

Progression Opportunities

This level 1 qualification will give you an introduction to the hand skills and knowledge required for you to progress onto the Level 2 NVQ Diploma or into work.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification; however, learners must have the potential to successfully gain the qualification.