Working with wood is a skill that is highly valued in the construction
industry. The Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Study Programme is
an intermediate course for those looking at becoming woodworkers.
Aimed at those looking to work in the construction environment
before they begin working as a tradesman, it can be completed
successfully in the College environment without the need for workbased
evidence, unlike an NVQ.
You’ll learn the theory and hands-on
practical skills in roofing, stairs, doors, frames, windows, and health
and safety. With our Employability Skills Passport, you’ll also cover
skills that employers demand; you will learn to work safely and as
The programme is validated by NOCN and the CITB, and
follows national standards.
You can continue onto an advanced apprenticeship
or find employment within the construction sector as a junior, or onto a professional construction course.
4 x GCSEs at grade 4(C) or above, including Maths and English
Full Time Further Education
HE SpecificationDownload the HE Spec here