Course overview

Site Carpentry Level 2 City of Bristol College

This full-time programme of study will develop your knowledge and skills. If you are looking for a career as a carpenter in the construction industry, then this course will provide you with the industry-standard skills that employers need.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for 16 -18-year-olds who are interested in Site Carpentry and Joinery.

What you'll learn

This qualification consists of six study units to help you to develop technical skills beyond basic woodworking: understanding information, quantities and communicating with others, understanding construction technology, carry out first fixing operations, carry out second fixing operations, carry out structural carcassing operations and carry out maintenance to non-structural carcassing work.

You may also be required to study Maths and English as part of your course.

Course entry requirements

To join this course you need:

  • Successful completion of Level 1 Carpentry and Joinery.
  • GCSE Grade 3 in Maths and English (or Functional Skills Level 1) and a Grade 3 in a technical subject e.g. Carpentry, Art, Resistant Materials.
  • An excellent record of attendance and commitment at school/College.
  • Be able to demonstrate a high degree of enthusiasm and a commitment to succeed and prepare effectively for employment.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is a full-time course. Alongside your College tutorials, you will be required to take part in work experience and self-directed study.

You will be assessed in a number of different ways and receive regular feedback in reviews to guide your progress. Some of the ways in which your success will be measured are attendance, exams, online assessments, practical assessments and portfolio work.

Future career and study opportunities

On successful completion of the course you may be able to progress to a Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry. You could also apply for an apprenticeship in the carpentry industry.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationary.

You will need your own protective footwear for practical sessions. You will also need to buy a workwear uniform. You may need a high visibility vest, protective goggles and gloves for some tasks. We offer some equipment which is free for you to use in College.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

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Site Carpentry Level 2 Ashley Down Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LBF1629A01-1
Dates
02/09/2021 - 30/06/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Mon, Weds & Fri
Hours per week
11.16
Start Time
09:15
Location
Ashley Down Centre
Fee
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Site Carpentry Level 2 Ashley Down Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LBF1629A01-1
Dates
01/09/2022 - 29/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
11.16
Start Time
09:15
Location
Ashley Down Centre
Fee
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Site Carpentry Level 2 SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1629A01-1
Dates
02/09/2021 - 01/07/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Groups (mixed days)
Hours per week
10.63
Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Site Carpentry Level 2 SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1629A01-1
Dates
01/09/2022 - 30/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
10.63
Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LBF1629A01-1 02/09/2021 - 30/06/2022 1 years Mon, Weds & Fri 11.16 09:15 Ashley Down Centre
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LBF1629A01-1 01/09/2022 - 29/06/2023 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 11.16 09:15 Ashley Down Centre
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LMF1629A01-1 02/09/2021 - 01/07/2022 1 years Groups (mixed days) 10.63 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LMF1629A01-1 01/09/2022 - 30/06/2023 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 10.63 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £2085. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply

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