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Overview

This course is designed for anyone who would like to develop existing practical skills. The L1 Certificate is a City & Guilds qualification which focuses on the practical principles for you to build confidence and some prior knowledge you may have.

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Award in Construction Skills – Carpentry/Joinery and/or an interest in the Carpentry/Joinery industry and/or developing some home DIY skills.

  • The ability to work well in a team
  • Outstanding commitment & enthusiasm
  • Interest in learning a new skill

Dates and Times

18th September 2018 - 28th November 2018.

4th December 2018 - 20th February 2019.

5th March 2019 - 22nd May 2019

Tuesday and Wednesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm

Course Content

A combination of the following:

  • Health and safety in construction
  • Constructing through mortice and tenon joints
  • Constructing angled halving joints
  • Constructing bridle joints
  • Constructing haunched mortice and tenon joints
  • Constructing stub mortice and tenon joints
  • Fixing architraves and skirtings
  • Constructing and fixing hatch linings
  • Fitting locks and latches

Teaching Method(s)

This course will be delivered by qualified experience tutors who are experts in their disciplines. Teaching will be done in a practical setting which will allow you to spend the time using the tools and resources.

Exams and Assessments

Practical and Theory work will be assessed in line with awarding body requirements.

Qualification(s)

City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Construction Skills.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I be fully qualified after this qualification?

No you will need to be employed in the industry as an apprentice and complete a Level 2 NVQ Diploma or convert an existing Level 2 Diploma to a NVQ via the completion of an on-site portfolio. This will then need to be monitored and assessed from one of our tutors/assessors.

Progression

On successful completion of this course students can progress onto a Level 1 Diploma – Carpentry/Joinery.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £555.

Courses costing more than £100 can usually be paid for in instalments. Please contact the College for details.

How to Apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.

 

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email info@yorkcollege.ac.uk or call (01904) 770770.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this webpage, the content is subject to change where necessary.

 

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