This is an ideal course for those who are looking to learn on a full-time basis and have identified that they want to enter the construction industry and have a career as a site carpenter
Carpenters work on both new build and renovation schemes, on projects ranging from house extensions to city centre commercial development. A carpenter works to build stud partitions, roof trusses; fits doors and windows; fits floorboards and stairs:
This course aims to provide a basic knowledge of site carpentry and to develop and practise the skills for employment and a career in this craft area.
Site Carpentry study programmes start with a level 1 certificate/level 1 diploma or level 2 diploma. Learners progress from this to level 2 or 3 either as a full-time learner or as part time as an apprentice.
A qualified site carpenter could earn from £18000 per year and experience has the potential to earn over £35000.