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Carpentry and Joinery Level 3

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Gain the knowledge and skills you need to set out, machine and assemble complex joinery items with this Carpentry and Joinery Level 3 study programme.

With the Carpentry and Joinery Level 3 study programme you can extend the skills you acquired at Level 2 so you can progress towards becoming a joiner in the construction industry.

On this programme you will learn the attributes, values, skills and attitudes for working in the construction industry, with a specialist focus on carpentry and joinery (bench joinery). The course is designed to increase your employability and prepare you for progression into an apprenticeship. The course blends practical workshop skills and activities with underpinning knowledge that is delivered in the classroom.

Our construction students also get the opportunity to showcase their skills in regional and national competitions, taking on students and apprentices from around the country. What’s more, our students get to work on employer led projects which reflect the real life challenges construction companies face every day.

What I'll learn

Gain the knowledge and skills you need to set out, machine and assemble complex joinery items with this Level 3 programme. Extend the skills you acquired at Level 2 so you can progress towards becoming a joiner in the construction industry.

 

How I'll learn

Practice and improve your skills so you can make winder staircases, curved windows, spandrel frames and gothic arched doors.

 

How I'll be assessed

This course involves practical activities and classroom theory.

 

Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs grade 9–4 (A*–C) including English and maths or transfer in from an Intermediate Level 2. You will also need a willingness to improve your skills and a pair of boots (we will advise you on this).

 

How to Apply

You can apply for this programme online. Click on APPLY NOW and follow the steps below:

  • Register for our online service and verify your account
  • Log in to our website and click APPLY NOW on your chosen programme’s page to complete your application

As part of your application, you will be asked to provide us with your contact details, how your chosen programme fits with your future plans and if you require any extra support (for example, because of a disability, medical condition, learning or language support needs). 

Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.

Printed application forms are also available.

Please contact our Careers team if you need advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme for you.