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Carpentry & Joinery: Level 2 - Part Time Eve

Course information

Course Summary

The course combines practical and theory sessions and will enable you to gain good practical skills with underpinning job knowledge of Carpentry and Joinery. You will cover a range of units, such as how to erect and dismantle working platforms, and construct carcassing for floor and roofs.

Course Code:N2149
Study Type:Part Time
Academic Level:Level 2
Award:Carpentry: Level 2 CSKILLS Diploma
Awarded by:Construction Awards Alliance / City & Guilds
Course Length

34 weeks (6 hours per week).

Start Date: Tuesday, 13 September 2022 at 6pm (Tuesday & Wednesday evenings)

Course Detail

This course consists of the following units:

  • Carry out first fixing operations
  • Carry out maintenance to non-structural carpentry work
  • Carry out second fixing operations
  • Carry out structural carcassing operations
  • Health and safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
  • Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
  • Understanding construction technology
  • Understanding information, quantities and communication with others

This CSKILLS/NOCN qualification is recognised by the construction industry as a training programme, however it does not qualify for the award of a CSCS Card.

For more information about the Construction Skills Card Scheme please visit www.cscs.uk.com

Course Fees


*Exam/assessment fees included

Concession: YES
Government Subsidised: YES
Student Loan Available: NO

Please note: Fees are for 2022/23 entry and are for home and EU students of all ages. For more information about financial support for students, please click here.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of all parts of the Level 1 Diploma and a satisfactory reference from your tutor.

Your Next Steps

You may choose to set up your own company and work for yourself, or opt for further study. Your study options after completion of this course include progressing to Level 3 qualifications in carpentry and Levels 4 and 5 if you would like a career in construction management.

Other Information

Students are required to provide steel toe capped boots and overalls for practical work.

You will be given details of course materials, stationery and the health and safety equipment you will require when you enrol on the programme.


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Last updated - 28/06/22