Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 year Level 3 Full-Time City Campus Skills & Qualifications

You will require a Level 2 Diploma in Carpentry & Joinery to enrol on this course.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire There is a fee of £30.00 to cover the cost of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for use during practical sessions. The course may also involve some personal financial expenditure as follows: stationery and consumable materials.

You will learn through a variety of methods, including:

- Classroom teaching
- Craft workshop activities
- Library and Learning Resource Centre work
- Information technology activities
- Tutorials
- Directed work with other students
- Directed study in the Learning Resource Centre

You will be assessed using online and written assignments in the classroom, and practical activities within the workshop.

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

We work with the following employers to help you gain real work skills:

- Gentoo
- South Tyneside Homes
- Sunderland Counci
- Specialist construction and building companies

Working with these industry partners will ensure you gain an outstanding learning experience with us and are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to progress to a career in industry.

Mon-Fri, between 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

Mon-Fri, between 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

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What’s next?

On completion of this course, you could gain employment in the construction and building sector or progress to the next level of study.

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