Course Details

This course is for students who wish to improve their practical and theoretical techniques in their chosen construction area. It provides an opportunity to obtain a sound base in the knowledge and basic practical skills of bench joinery required by employers.

Entry Requirements

You will need to have achieved a level 1 Carpentry and Joinery qualification and have the correct learning aptitude to progress on to this course.

Career options

Could lead to a career in joinery,cabinet making, carpentry, boat building, kitchen fitting, all within new builds or refurbishment. In fact any timber based trade requiring good hand skills.

Bench Joinery Level 2 Diploma

Five highlights

  • 1 Excellent learning facilities in our new Construction building 'G' Block
  • 2 Skilled and passionate staff with many years trade experience
  • 3 Great learning support staff and experienced pastoral care tutors
  • 4 Outstanding success rates and progression possibilities
  • 5 Access to enrichment and sports facilities

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • 02.09.2019
  • C&G Diploma in Bench Joinery Level 2 CON351CF1A


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Course code Location Course length Start date
CON351CF1A Chichester Campus 1 Year 02.09.2019

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 the joinery both practical and theoretical aspects of the craft are covered. The units of competence include: • Health & Safety in the workplace • Communications with fellow workers and customers • Organise work, selection of tools and equipment • Handling and safe storage of materials • Unit knowledge tests. • Practical training tasks. • End Knowledge Exam

How will I be taught?

The course is broken into 75% Practical Training and 25% Theory Training. Practical training is hands on in work shops following demonstrations and becoming proficient with a range of hand tools and wood working machinery. Theory is generally classroom based with a range of delivery and activities to suit individual learning needs.

How will I be assessed?

Assessments for theory will be test based both with on-line tests and some paper based versions. Practical work will be tested in time constrained tests to specified tolerances.

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