Woodwork Introduction

Students will be encouraged to design and work on projects of their own choice. This course is a beginners course in which students will develop basic Carpentry and Joinery skills.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10728
Campus: Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Carpentry & Joinery

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Course Overview

Students will be encouraged to design and work on projects of their own choice. This course is a beginners course in which students will develop basic Carpentry and Joinery skills. 

This course is an introduction to the subject, but may lead to further study which could lead to career progression.

Topics covered will include:

  • Workshop rods
  • Use of hand tools and equipment
  • Assembly
  • Types of finishes
  • Tool Maintenance

This is a practical beginners course containing no formal assessment.

Students may progress onto a wood Occupations course if they wish to progress with their qualifications.

There are no formal entry requirements.

*Please note you will be required to purchase your own materials and steel toe cap boots/shoes*.

Unfortunately, materials/projects will have to be taken home and brought in each week as we cannot store them on site.

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