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This course is for students who wish to work in the construction industry and progress onto Level 3 Carpentry & Joinery or an apprenticeship.
4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including English or maths OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in English or maths.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.
All students aged 16 -19 are required to study Functional Skills English & maths qualifications or GCSE English & maths if not already awarded a grade C/4 or higher in these subjects. If you have a grade D/3 at GCSE you will study English &/or maths GCSE. Students with a grade lower than D/3 will work towards GCSE through the study of English & maths Functional Skills.
Students aged 19+ are strongly encouraged to take relevant English & maths qualifications to support progression into further or higher education, training or employment.
The course is suitable for school leavers and adults who would like a career in the construction industry or those who are progressing from Level 1 Carpentry & Joinery.
You will study the following:
Using portable power tools
Fixing skirtings, architraves and hinged doors
1st Fixing Before Plastering
2nd Fixing After Plastering
Using Circular Saws
All LMC students will receive tutorial support throughout the course.
The course can lead on to Level 3 Carpentry & Joinery or Apprenticeship.