Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 Year 2 Full-Time City Campus Full-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for anyone who wishes to build on the skills they have gained at level 1. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the test(s) are based on what you can do as an individual.

This course is for anyone who wishes to build on the skills they have gained at level 1. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the test(s) are based on what you can do as an individual through the completion of all the requirements of the qualification.

4 or above in Maths and English

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire There is a fee of £35.00 to cover the cost of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for use during practical sessions. The course may also involve you in personal financial expenditure as follows: - Purchase stationery - Purchase of 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 le

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 Council and small specialist construction and building companies

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

What’s next?

Upon completion of the level 2 course you could progress onto the level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Carpentry & Joinery or you could apply for an apprenticeship.

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