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Carpentry – An Introduction

Level 1

Course code: G41E212
Type: Short Courses
Duration: 8 weeks
Subject area: Carpentry & Joinery
Location: Hereford
Full Cost - £300.00

About the course

This course aims to provide you with the skills and methods employed in basic carpentry such as:

  • Tools and their usage

  • Basic joints

  • Fitting and fixing mouldings and hinges and hinging techniques

  • Locks, latches and letter plates

  • Fitting door handles

  • Scribing to irregular surfaces

You will need:

  • Protective clothing and footwear

  • (Equipment will be provided)

Why choose us

This course is taught by our experienced carpentry tutor in the college’s specialist carpentry workshop.

What you could do next

You may choose to enrol on one of the part-time carpentry and joinery courses at this college.

Key facts

Dates: 8th October to 3rd December 2024 (no class on 29th October)

Times: Tuesday evenings, 6.00 to 8.30pm

Tutor: Ray Morris

Venue: Hereford Campus, Folly Lane, Hereford HR1 1LS

Cost: Tuition £210 + Material £90 = £300

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements although an interest or a project in mind for you to use your new-found skills would be required to get the most from this hands-on course.