Level 2 Site Carpentry
Mon Sep 07 2020
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Skills Academy for Construction
Join us on this industry driven course on which you can learn new site carpentry skills as well as develop the skills you gained at Level 1. We'll help you to build the underpinning knowledge and skills needed to work in today's construction industry. Plus you'll get the opportunity to complete work experience with one of or employer partners.
You'll study the following modules:
- Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
- Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
- Understanding information, quantities and communication with others
- Understanding construction technology
- Carry out first fixing operations
- Carry out second fixing operations
- Carry out maintenance to non-structural carpentry work.
Health and Safety Awareness
To be able to go on a construction site, you need to have a certain level of knowledge and skills around health and safety. We'll help you gain these skills through specific training and by sitting the Health, Saftey and Environment test.
Throughout the course, we'll monitor your progress and provide constructive feedback to help you to improve where needed. We'll measure your skills and knowledge against nationally recognised standards specific to the construction area. We assess you in a range of ways including practical tasks and projects from which you'll create a portfolio of evidence, set online exams and written coursework and assignments.
A highly motivated team of industry specialists with a wealth of knowledge across a wide range of vocational trades will make up your teaching team. Our aim is to work with youe to support you to develop your knowledge, skills and behaviours to succeed in the construction environment.
If you have the right attitude and commitment, we can support you to become
who you want to be.
After the course, we'll help you to apply for an apprenticeship vacancy or you can continue onto further studies with us, such as:
- Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry
- Level 3 Diploma in Architectural Joinery
- Level Foundation National Diploma in Construction & the Built Environment
- Fast track to an apprenticeship
You can start on this programme and fast track to an apprenticeship once
you’re ready and a vacancy becomes available. Sign up to our apprenticeship
alerts and we’ll keep you up to date with all the latest vacancies. Plus our
team will help you with your CV or application and help you prepare for
There will be other costs for uniform or health and safety equipment. We'll let you know more about this during the application process and we'll help you to source these items from our preferred suppliers, ensuring you get the best value for money.
Funding is also available if you meet the eligibility criteria. Ask us for more information at our enrolment events.
This course is free to those aged under 19 years old.
Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free or reduced price course fees and there are grants and bursaries you can apply for to help cover the costs of coming to college, depending on your circumstances.
If you already have a full level 3 qualification and are aged 19 years over, you can apply for an Advanced Learning Loan or pay the fee upfront in full and qualify for a 10% discount.
You can get more information at our enrolment events, by calling 0191 490 2246 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Whatever support you need, we’re here for you and will make sure you get the most out of your time at college.
We have expert teams in place to look after every single one of our students.
Our specialist teams can help with:
- Learning difficulties
- Physical and sensory disabilities
- Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADHD, Aspergers or other specific learning difficulties
- Mental health and well being
- Exam access arrangements
- Money, finance and bursary advice
- Careers advice, job and university applications