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Carpentry & Joinery Level 3 – evenings

Level 3

Course code: G31E169
Type: Part Time
Duration: 36 weeks
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

Building upon the skills developed at Level 1 (or Intermediate Carpentry) and Level 2, the evening course focuses on the advanced skills and knowledge needed to work in the joinery industry. Delivered by experienced staff committed to helping and pushing individuals to achievetheir highest potential, this courseis technically challenging and predominantly delivered in a practical format. At this level of study there is more emphasis put on attention to detail, problem-solving, and working independently, these can be considered amongst the key attributes required to transition into skilled employment upon course completion successfully.

Why choose us

HLNSC have industry-qualified tutors with substantial experience in this subject area.

Popular modules

  • Setting up and using wood machines

  • Complex roofing, complex mouldings, fitting stairs with turns and hanging double doors

  • Manufacturing shaped frames

  • Manufacturing stairs with turns

Key facts


  • Sufficient knowledge and skills at Level 2 or sufficient industrial experience


  • C Prothero

Minimum Age: 19+ to enrol on the course

Start Date:

  • September


  • Wednesday


  • 17:30 – 21:00


  • Protective clothing and safety footwear required

  • PPE and relevant tools provided

Entry requirements

Completion of the Level 2 Diploma course or a skills test to prove level of industrial experience appropriate to the course.