Level 1 Diploma Carpentry & Joinery

This course offers you the opportunity to design, create and to build. The industry itself is diverse and embraces all kinds of projects such as office buildings, schools, colleges, highways, hospitals and houses. It also includes major maintenance and alteration projects.

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Carpenters and joiners will carry out the following: understand drawings, which they use to create a project; planning tasks/projects in the most effective and efficient way; laying out, measuring, cutting, assembling and joining various timbers and materials; using a variety of different hand and power tools to the industry and safety standards. As a carpenter or joiner, you will cut and shape timber for floorboards, skirting boards and window frames; make and assemble doors, window frames, staircases and fitted furniture; fit wooden structures, like flooring and roof joists, roof timbers, staircases, partition walls, and door and window frames, and much more.

Where will it take me?

On successful completion of this Level 1 programme you will be able to progress onto Level 2 where you have a choice of either Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery. Both courses are available as full-time courses or Apprenticeships.

Level 1 Diploma Carpentry & Joinery
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