Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 Diploma (Evenings)

Get the theory and skills training needed to become a carpenter at Level 1.

  • Study Mode


  • Duration

    1 Year

  • Location

    Guildford College

  • Pathway


Topics: health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries; technical information, quantities and communication with others; construction technology; produce woodworking joints; maintain and use carpentry and joinery hand tools; prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools.

Those wishing for an introduction to the carpentry/joinery industry.

Get hands-on practical experience in our purpose-built construction workshops equipped with modern machinery and technology and find out about the latest industry trends from our specialist tutors.

25% theory in the classrooms and 75% practical activities in the workshops.

Bench Joinery/Site Carpentry Level 2 Diploma.

No formal requirements but you should be able to demonstrate an interest in and commitment to the subject.

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Why Guildford College?

  • Clear routes of progression with qualifications ranging from foundation level to degree level!
  • Industry experienced teaching staff give you the responsibility and independence you need to take charge of your own future.
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