This course is perfect for those looking to start in the site carpenter or bench joiner trades. You will learn how to handle and store materials, use specialist tools, and basic wood joining techniques.
You will learn handling and storing resources, contributing to work relationships, contributing to providing working platforms, preparing and using portable power tools, preparing and using woodworking hand tools, using basic wood joining techniques and functional skills.
This is a criteria-based course with six units, knowledge test after each unit and a final multiple choice test. Practical skills are assessed through 11 projects plus one 18 hour timed task.
Upon completion of this course, learners can progress onto a Level 2 Site Carpentry course of Level 2 apprenticeship.