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Level 1 Carpentry.

Course Overview:

This course is designed to give a good understanding in all areas of Carpentry and Joinery and to ensure that
candidates feel competent in ALL aspects of the course.

Who is this training course for?

No prior training is required for this course which is open to both male and female candidates aged 16 years and
over.

Course Duration:

Either 2 weekends (4 days, Saturday and Sunday 8:30am to 5:00pm) or 5 days Monday to Friday from 9:00am to
4:00pm.

Topic Areas Covered:

? How to carry out safe working practices in construction.
? Information, quantities and communicating with others.
? Building methods and construction technology.
? Basic woodworking joints.
? How to maintain and use Carpentry and Joinery hand tools.
? How to prepare and use Carpentry and Joinery portable power tools.

Training & Assessment methods:

This is a 100% hands-on practical training course and candidates will be involved at every stage of the course.

Course Achievements:

Successful candidates will gain the knowledge, skills and competence to allow them to move onto higher level
training and assessment.

Additional Information:

Candidates undertaking this course are required to wear suitable clothing and safety footwear.

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