You can choose to study this course at either Millfield or Castlereagh. You should apply to code C2379 101T and when you attend the pre-entry guidance session you can choose which site you prefer.
This is a course designed for those who wish to pursue a career in joinery. The Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry is designed to develop your practical skills and knowledge enabling you to work in the construction industry. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions. Assessment is by internal testing, practical assignments and online examination covering core and occupational units such as
• Safe working practices
• Building methods and construction technology
• First fixing
• Second fixing
• Erect structural carcassing
• Set up and operate a circular saw
• Construct a timber frame entrance
The course consists of theory and practical lessons. Once you have completed the practical training, you will undertake a range of practical assessments and online examinations. In addition the course will cover Essential Skills in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT (if required) plus you will complete an Employability and Personal & Social Development qualification.
Industry placement is a compulsory element of the programme and you will be expected to attend placement. On completion of the course, you can progress to the Level 3 programme provided you have secured employment or alternatively to other further education options.
This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.
On successful completion of this course, you may progress to Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry
All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.
Kieron Flannery (Millfield course) 028 9026 5419
David Magowan (Castlereagh course) 028 9026 5000 ext 3499