This course is designed for ages 16-19. This qualification allows you to gain the skills in bench joinery that will allow you to progress to an apprenticeship or employment within the industry.

The entry requirements for this course are:


  • 4 GCSEs at grade 2 (E) or above including English & maths

  • Successful completion with merit grade in relevant Level 1 qualification

  • You will be required to attend an informal interview which may include completing an assessment based on your prior qualifications.

This course consists of the following modules:

  • Set up and use machinery and power tools

  • Manufacture staircases

  • Manufacture doors

  • Carpentry theory

  • Health and Safety

  • Principles of construction

You will be assessed via:

  • Practical work

  • Observations

This course will lead to

  • Level 3 Construction related course

  • Apprenticeship

  • Employment in the Construction Industry

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