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This is a level 1 programme that will prepare you for re-engagement into education. It will develop basic practical skills in preparation for progression onto a level 2 course, recognised within the industry.
You will participate in practical activities that develop specialist techniques specific to carpentry and joinery. This will be underpinned with some basic theory that will outline the application of safe practices within the construction industry whilst developing an understanding of the materials and equipment used in carpentry and joinery and across other trades. There may be opportunities to engage in work experience offering an insight into the construction industry and across other trades and their contribution when working on a construction project.
No previous experience in Carpentry and joinery is needed
Applicants will need to demonstrate basic English and maths skills at Entry level or above
IT skills would be beneficial
Satisfactory interview and assessment (including manual dexterity)
If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.Office use only. Non Standard 21.11.
Observation of practical tasks and basic written knowledge tests.
PPE must be worn at all times in college and all students must arrive at sessions on time, prepared and ready to learn with pens, paper etc.
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You could progress to these Wirral Met courses:
Starting 18th September 2023 - Ending - 1st July 2024
If you are aged 19 or over:
Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?
Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.
If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.
Fee : £750.00
The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.
For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form