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Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry

This course develops your craft skills to work at recognised industrial standards within the carpentry area. 

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Subject Area: Construction - Carpentry
Suitable for: School Leavers
Campus: Weybridge

About this course

You will learn new site carpentry skills as well as develop those learnt at level 2.  You will gain the underpinning knowledge and skills to prepare for a career in the industry.  The college has close links to construction companies and has a work placement programme where students can get the opportunity to experience commercial construction work conditions.


Where will I be studying?

Construction is a booming industry and is forecast to continue with this trend. Therefore over the Summer of 2018, we have invested in our Construction buildings, to improve the space and work conditions for our students.

The additional workshop space created allows both carpentry and bricklaying groups to have the very best teaching and learning experience on their chosen course.

Course Details

What modules are covered?

At level 3 you will study and be assessed in the subjects below:

• Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
• Carry out first fixing operations
• Carry out second fixing operations
• Set up and operate cutting and shaping machinery
• Analysing technical information, quantities and communication with others
• Analysing the construction industry and built environment
• Erect complex structural carcassing components
• Install and maintain non-structural and structural components
• Functional skills or GCSE (English, mathematics)

Who is the course suitable for?

This course is suitable for learners who have completed the Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry

How is the course assessed?

Online assessment/Observation

Are there any extra costs?

Conditions at this training centre reflect those on site.  All students must have their own protective overalls, toe-protective footwear, a recommended basic tool kit, a text book and basic stationery.  Students are allocated a certain amount of free printing, after which a small fee will be incurred.

Entry Requirements

What qualifications will I need?

Level 2 Diploma in Carpentry 


Next Steps

Employment/possible up skilling to NVQ in the future

Start dates

Reference Campus Start
CON03376/W2324 Weybridge 04/09/2023
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