Carpentry & Joinery

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Experienced and professional tutors will help you develop the skills and techniques required for a rewarding career.

Level 1 – The Construction Carousel Programme will focus on developing vocational technical skills alongside English, Maths and personal skills. It will provide you with the opportunity to try your hand a variety of construction crafts. The groups will rotate skills every half term until Easter. Students will be asked to select their favoured option to study post Easter, with priority being given to the highest performing students.

Level 2 and 3 – Using a range of practical and theoretical teaching methods, your skills will be developed in our extensive workshop area which simulates a construction site environment. In the classroom you will study health and safety, building methods and construction technology. In the workshop, you will learn how to set out, make and finish a variety of joinery products such as doors, frames, units, windows and stairs.

Key elements:

  • Health & Safety
  • Maths & English
  • Work experience
  • Moving & Handling Resources

Site carpentry:

  • First Fixing
  • Second Fixing
  • Roofing
  • Power Tools

Bench Joinery:

  • Setting out Joinery Products
  • Manufacturing Joinery Products

  • Excellent resources available.
  • Great chance of full time employment.
  • Opportunity for work experience.
  • Industry standard workshop.
  • Experienced and professional tutors.

House-Building Industry, Industrial and Commercial Building Projects, Boat builder, Bespoke Hand-Made Kitchens & bedrooms, kitchen and bedroom fitter, Property Developer, Self-Employed

If you are aged 16-19 and have not achieved GCSE grade A*-C in English and maths, any programme you choose will require you to continue studying English and maths.

95% of students that applied to university from East Coast College gained a place

Sam Munro

Sam first joined the College in 2013 to study Level 1 Carpentry & Joinery. On completion of the course, Sam decided that an Apprenticeship would be best for him and ...

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Carpentry and Joinery Level 1

  • 1 year
  • 1
  • Full time

This course is for candidates who work or want to work as a Carpenter or Joiner in the construction sector. It ...

Bench Joinery Level 2

  • One year
  • 2
  • Full time

You will cover safe working practices, communication, building methods and construction technology, set up a circular saw, produce setting out ...

Site Carpentry L2

  • 1 year
  • 2
  • Full time

Using a range of practical and theoretical teaching methods, your skills will be developed in our extensive workshop area which ...

Bench Joinery L3

  • 1 year
  • 3
  • Full time

Using a range of practical and theoretical teaching methods, your skills will be developed in our extensive workshop area which ...

Site Carpentry L3

  • 1 year
  • 3
  • Full time

The Level 3 Site Carpentry course will prepare you for more specialised work, such as traditional hand cut roofs and ...

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Student Showcase - Great Yarmouth Campus

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