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Carpentry & Joinery - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)

This 2 year Level 3 course equips you with the skills and knowledge to further develop a career in Carpentry & Joinery. Students will attend the college 1-2 days per week and 2-3 days will be spent on site.

Available Sessions

We have 4 sessions available for this course running in Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
Carpentry & Joinery - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3) - Year 1
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Downpatrick
Full-Time 27/08/2018
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Carpentry & Joinery - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3) - Year 1
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Lisburn
Full-Time 27/08/2018
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Carpentry & Joinery - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3) - Year 1
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Newtownards
Full-Time 27/08/2018
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Carpentry & Joinery - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3) - Year 1 Bench
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Newtownards
Full-Time 27/08/2018
16 Apply Now

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Course Overview

This 2 year Level 3 course equips you with the skills and knowledge to further develop a career in Carpentry & Joinery. Students will attend the college 1-2 days per week and 2-3 days will be spent on site.

Level 3City & Guilds Diploma Bench Joinery (Dip 6706-36) (600/8050/4)

Level 3 City & Guilds Diploma in Site Carpentry (6706-33) (600/7995/2)

 

You will have the choice of two routes, Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery.

Bench Joinery subjects may include:

  • Construct a box front shop window
  • Complex shaped joinery product details
  • Complex shaped joinery products
  • Fixed and transportable machinery
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Information, quantities and communicating
  • Safe working practices

Site Joinery subjects may include:

  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Information, quantities and communicating
  • Safe working practices
  • First fixing operations
  • Second fixing
  • Erect complex structural carcassing components
  • Maintain non-structural and structural components
  • Set up and use fixed and transportable machinery
  • Construct a traditional hipped roof with dormer
Entry Requirements

You must hold a Level 2 qualification in the same vocational area. You must have secured employment (minimum of 21 hours, inclusive of college hours) within the industry.

You need to be 16 or over by the end of June but no older than 24.

You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT if you do not have a GCSE grade C or Level 2 Essential Skill in Maths, English or IT.

Where will it take me?
Successful completion of level 3 will make you a fully qualified bench or site joiner. You may consider continuing your education with a HNC Construction on a part-time basis. These courses could then lead to more senior or management positions. Equally, as a fully qualified Joiner, you may consider becoming self-employed.
How will it make me more employable?
Students will be in employment in their chosen trade and will receive hands on experience on site. Successful completion of the course shall lead to employment in the carpentry and joinery trade or higher education courses.
How will I be assessed and given feedback?
There will be a series of written, practical and online tests carried out throughout the year, you will also be expected to gather evidence from the workplace.
Additional Costs
N/A
Accreditation
City & Guilds
Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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