TOP COURSE HIGHLIGHTS
UK skills gap
Learn from sector experts
Students will be taught by lecturers with extensive experience who will advance knowledge and skills to meet the expectations of the construction industry.
Enjoy professional environments
The College’s new construction areas are kitted out with the latest industry-standard equipment and resources, enjoying partnerships with some of the UK’s largest industry suppliers.
Develop work-related skills
During the tutorial programme students will also develop personal and work-related skills which will help prepare them for full-time work after the completion of their training.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
This qualification covers all the key skills and knowledge needed to progress to further learning and training, or to enter the world of work as an Architectural Joiner. The units are designed so that students learn the underlying principles and practical skills involved, as well as getting an overview of the principles of construction, building technology and terminology used. Students will study the following modules:
- Health and Safety
- Principles of the Industry
- Set-Up and Operate Circular Saws
- Produce Setting-Out Detail for Bench Joinery Products
- Mark-Out from Setting-Out Bench Joinery Products
- Manufacture Bench Joinery Products
WHERE WILL IT TAKE ME?
Achievement of this qualification demonstrates to an employer that students have the necessary technical skills and knowledge they are looking for when recruiting a Joiner. This may be working for a housebuilding company, a property development company, or working as part of a small business repairing and refurbishing buildings.
This qualification will allow students to progress into employment enhancing the skills and knowledge gained at Level 2, to later progress into higher job roles such as an advanced craft Architectural Joiner or a Site Manager, or progress to a higher-level qualification such as the Level 3 Diploma in Bench Joinery, an Apprenticeship or a T Level.
You need to have achieved Grade 2 in English & Maths at GCSE, you must have a keen interest in construction and a good work ethic. You must be able to work alone and as part of a team and demonstrate commitment to the course.
INFORMATION & SUPPORT
We provide all of the tools and materials for the course, however you will be responsible for your own PPE and will be required to come equipped with a pair of steel toe capped boots and a pair of safety glasses.
Awarding Body: City and Guilds
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