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Carpentry and joinery
Kings Road,Reading, RG1 4HJ
Please note that this course does not run during the half term/ end of term breaks.
You will gain a variety of skills to assist with home projects, including: how to sharpen and maintain tools, using tools correctly, creating basic joints, fitting skirting boards and architraves, and fitting locks and hanging doors.
This flexible course will enable you to take on projects with more confidence and can be repeated if you wish to develop your skills further.
You will work in our fully equipped workshops, taught by an experienced member of staff.
There is no qualification linked to this course and, therefore, there are no assessments.
I thought that I’d struggle to get an apprenticeship straight way, so I came to college to get some experience first."
You'll need an interest in the skills area, and work boots or sturdy shoes, suitable for working in the workshops. No previous experience is required.
To apply for this course, simply click on the ‘enrol’ button. You will then be taken to an enrolment form, where you will be asked to add your contact details and payment information.
Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible.
If you prefer to enrol in person, please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.
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