About this course
This Level 1 course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to carry out a range of introductory carpentry and joinery techniques to the standards agreed by the leading industry bodies. The course will widen your understanding of the industry, providing you with an excellent starting point to progress onto further study, or into a career in the wood trade.
In order to begin this course you will need to have a keen interest in carpentry. Some evidence of studying at GCSE level or successful completion of an entry level qualification would be an advantage. Entry is also subject to a successful interview, where you will be asked to complete a skills assessment. You will need to achieve a certain level on this assessment; otherwise you will need to top-up your skills.