About this course
Carpenters work with wood on building sites or in customers' homes and manufacture, fit or repair doors, window frames, staircases, floorboards, cupboards, traditional cut roofs, roof trusses and partitions. They use traditional woodworking tools as well as specialised power or hand tools for cutting, shaping, smoothing and finishing.
What skills and qualities do I need?
- A careful, methodical and accurate approach to your work
- The ability to follow drawings, plans and written or spoken instructions
- The ability to work well in a team