Course Details

This course covers both practical and theory in carpentry and joinery to enable the student to progress on to a carpentry or joinery in level two.

Entry Requirements

No previous qualifications needed although a maths and English test will be done at interview to check you will be put on the correct course

Career options

A career in carpentry or joinery or progression onto a level two course.

Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 Diploma

Five highlights

  • 1 Excellent learning facilities in our new construction building.
  • 2 Skilled and passionate staff with many years trade experience.
  • 3 Great learning support staff.
  • 4 Outstanding success rates.
  • 5 Ofsted rated as outstanding.

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • 07.09.2020
  • City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery


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Course code Location Course length Start date
CON347CF1A Chichester Campus 1 Year 07.09.2020

What you need to know

What will I study?

The course is run over two and a half days each week and is designed in individual units of competence in specific areas of carpentry and joinery. The course covers the standards as set by the awarding body and training will ensure you have the skills to the level required by industry. We look for real projects for students to work so you can develop your practical skills in practical situations where possible. If you are a full time student aged 16-18 you will follow a study programme which will consist of your main Carpentry & Joinery course, enterprise and enrichment activities, English and maths and work experience. Through your tutorial programme you will also develop personal and work related skills which will help prepare you for full time work after you have finished your full time training in college.

How will I be taught?

The course is broken down into 75% practical training and 25% theory training.

How will I be assessed?

Assessments for theory will be test based with multiple choice on line testing. There are 7 practical timed tests done at the throughout the year.

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