Our carpentry unit will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to kickstart your understanding of the carpentry and joinery trade. Covering both practical and theoretical aspects of the trade, this unit offers an ideal introduction to the sector and gives you the opportunity to progress to higher levels.
Our tutors have all the valuable experience needed with many years working in the industry. We keep our carpentry unit up to date with the latest materials and techniques, whether you are a looking for a change of career or still deciding which trade to specialise in, these units offer the perfect opportunity to explore your career choices.
You will be given training on estimating quantities and the use of appropriate carpentry tools and materials ensuring that you have the ideal carpentry skill set to get out there and put in practice what you have learnt with confidence and conviction.
These exciting units will cover two fundamental areas within the carpentry trade;
- Constructing halving joints
- Constructing housing joints
Some of the key skills and knowledge you will learn;
- Measuring timber
- Cutting and joining timber
- The use of relevant materials and techniques
- Real working practices
- Health and Safety procedures