Carpentry & Joinery

In the carpentry & joinery industry carpenters require an eye for detail, a sense of precision and a creative flair. If you want to train in this much needed trade our experienced tutors will guide you through the skills areas in our industry standard equipped workshops. On this course you will learn about construction technology, using woodwork joints, maintenance of tools and using power tools. Building on this you will learn about erecting structural carcasses, using circular saws and carrying out first and second fix operations
As one of our students you will have the opportunity to compete at Skillbuild WorldSkills competitions. Previous trips have included; Birmingham WorldSkills event, manufacturers, modular building visits and local building sites

Career Areas

  • Site joinery
  • Workshop joinery
  • Self-employed Joiner

What Next?

If you want to progress in the construction industry, once you have successfully completed level 3, the University Centre Grimsby offers a HNC and HND in construction. These qualifications will give you an in-depth insight into the principles and technologies involved in the sector.

Carpentry & Joinery Courses

Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery

Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry

Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry

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