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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Carpentry & Joinery Level 1 Diploma

Level 1

Course code: G31D140
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level
Duration: 1 year
Subject area: Carpentry & Joinery ,Construction
Location: Hereford
Additional Costs - £290.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

Designed to build sound knowledge and foundation practical skills, our Level 1 Carpentry & Joinery course is delivered by skilled and experienced staff who are passionate about their craft. Due to the nature of the construction industry, this is a ‘hands-on’ course which is predominantly delivered in a practical format.

Why choose us

Alongside the development of the associated practical skills, this course also aims to develop the fundamental theoretical knowledge required for individuals to be successful in the construction sector.

What you could do next

Progression routes after successful completion of this course may include the Level 2 Diploma in Carpentry &Joinery, Level 2 Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry, Level 2 Apprenticeship in Bench Joinery, or potential employment in the construction sector.

Popular modules

  • Health, Safety, and Welfare in the Construction Industry

  • Knowledge of Building Methods and Construction Technology

  • Produce Basic Woodworking Joints

  • Maintain and Use Carpentry Hand Tools.

Assessment methods

A range of assessments are used within this course, these include written tasks, internal/external exams, and practical assessments.

Entry requirements

Assessment in Literacy and Numeracy