Course Information

Level 3 Joinery Bench

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: John.Curran@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Michael.McCullagh@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Technology And Skills Centre
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Jimmy.Martin@swc.ac.uk

Description

This Level 3 NVQ in Bench Joinery qualification is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills to pursue a career within the Construction industry. Bench Joinery is Workshop based, manufacturing joinery components used in the Construction and service Industries. You need to be employed to study this qualification.

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.

Course Content

You will gain the knowledge and skills to interpret drawings, organise work, measure, mark out and manufacture a range of joinery components such as stairs, windows, doors, kitchen units, bedroom and office furniture, shop fronts etc. You will also learn how to operate woodworking machinery.

Assessment Method

The course is assessed through a series of competence based assessments within College and the work place and end of unit tests

Progression Opportunities

Achievement of this qualification will enable the learner to follow a career in their chosen field in Carpentry or Joinery. It also provides the opportunity to progress to the Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Supervision or a suitable Foundation Degree.

Entry Requirements

It is expected that learners have successfully gained the Level 2 qualification before progressing to Level 3 or have substantial industry experience in this field.