DIPLOMA LEVEL 2 IN CARPENTRY & JOINERY
The Level 2 qualification provide learners with a range of carpentry and joinery skills and knowledge. Learners will also develop an understanding of the health and safety requirements for working in the construction industry.
The qualification is vocationally based and as such, offer the opportunity for learners to demonstrate an achievement of practical skills, understanding and knowledge and will provide learners with a comprehensive carpentry and joinery skillset to enable them to progress to employment in the construction sector. These qualifications also support progression to further learning at Level 3 and beyond. The purpose of the qualification is to equip learners with the knowledge and understanding to progress into a job role in the construction industry. Learners also have the option to go on to undertake a Level 3 qualification in their chosen trade.
There are no formal entry requirements for learners undertaking these qualifications. The qualifications can be undertaken without any previous training or qualifications in this subject area.
Units Covered in This Qualification
Construction Health and Safety
Prepare & Using Carpentry & Joinery Portable Power Tools
Setting Up & Operating Cutting & Shaping Machinery
Mark Out Routine Joinery Products from Setting out Details
First & Second Fix Carpentry Operations
The Construction Industry
Achievement of this qualifications confirms the learner has gained the knowledge and skills required to:
Progress directly into employment
Progress into further learning at a higher level
NVQ Level 2 and 3