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Construction Courses

This course is held at the Skills + Logistics Centre in Feltham and covers all aspects of carpentry and joinery alongside technical underpinning knowledge. The course includes trips and visits and provides a good basis for further study or to start work.

  • About the Course

    You will study:

    • Safe working practices
    • Information, quantities and communicating with others
    • Building methods and construction technology
    • Basic woodworking joints
    • Maintaining and using hand tools
    • Preparing and using portable hand tools
    • A synoptic practical assignment.

    There are timetabled sessions designed to enhance your skills in English and maths and you will receive separate certificates on successful completion of the programme. You may also choose to study for a GCSE or resit a previous GCSE subject to improve your grade. These qualifications will enhance your employment opportunities.

  • Additional Costs

    Additional Fees

    You will be required to purchase personal protective equipment such as gloves and safety spectacles.

  • Entry Requirements

    None, but you will have an assessment and interview. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Progression

    Progress to Level 2 or Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery, or find employment or an apprenticeship.

  • Assessment Method

    The course is continually assessed through a combination of practical projects, written assignments and written tests. You will also have to complete a phase test and two multi-choice papers and provide work-based evidence.

Course Info

Courses for 16-18 years

Full Time

Level 1

Location Feltham

Start Date 03/09/2018

Cskills Award in Carpentry and Joinery

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