Level 2 Apprenticeship NI in Carpentry & Joinery

This 2 year course is designed to equip students with the skills to develop a career in Carpentry & Joinery. You will attend college 1-2 days per week and 2-3 days will be spent out on site.


Academic Year: 2024/25
Course Code: 10079
Campus: Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards
Study Type: Full-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Carpentry & Joinery

Available Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Downpatrick
02/09/2024
Full-Time
Lisburn
02/09/2024
Full-Time
Newtownards
02/09/2024
Course Overview

This 2 year course is designed to equip students with the skills to develop a career in Carpentry & Joinery. You will attend college 1-2 days per week and 2-3 days will be spent out on site.

OCN NI Level 2 Diploma in Woodworking Skills (603/7904/2)

 

You can specialise in site carpentry or bench joinery.

Bench Joinery subjects may include:

  • Safe working practices
  • Information, quantities and communicating
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Set up and operate a circular saw
  • Setting out details for routine joinery products
  • Mark out routine joinery products
  • Manufacture routine joinery products
  • Construct an under stairs cupboard

Site joinery subjects may include:

  • Safe working practices
  • Information, quantities and communicating
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • First fixing
  • Second fixing
  • Erect structural carcassing
  • Construct a timber frame entrance

You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT if you do not have a GCSE grade C in English, Maths or IT.

 
  • Health, Safety and Welfare in Woodworking Occupations
  • First and Second Fix Carpentry Techniques
  • Understanding Construction Methods
  • Interpreting Construction Drawings and Information
  • Setting, Marking Out and Manufacturing of Joinery Products
  • Practical Woodworking Project
  • Maintain and Use Woodworking Hand and Power Tools

You are employed and would like to pursue a career in carpentry and joinery.

About safe working practices, set up and operate a circular saw, building methods and manufacture routine joinery products.

Getting work experience while gaining a qualification at the same time.

Successful completion of this course will allow you to apply for roles in the industry or the Level 3 Apprenticeship in Wood Occupations.

An employer and 5 GCSEs including at least Grade F in English and Maths. However to help you succeed on the course it is preferable if you have a minimum of Grade D in Maths and English.

Applicants will be required to attend for interview and undertake a skills test before entry to the course can be guaranteed. 

Available Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Downpatrick
02/09/2024
Full-Time
Lisburn
02/09/2024
Full-Time
Newtownards
02/09/2024

Enquiries Information

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Available Sessions

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FE
Level 2 Apprenticeship NI in Carpentry & Joinery
Y10079DF1A

Downpatrick

02/09/2024
20+
FT
FE
Level 2 Apprenticeship NI in Carpentry & Joinery
Y10079LF1A

Lisburn

02/09/2024
20+
FT
FE
Level 2 Apprenticeship NI in Carpentry & Joinery
Y10079NF1A

Newtownards

02/09/2024
20+

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Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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