Site Carpentry Level 2 Diploma

Construction, Planning and the Built Environment

Construction, Planning and the Built Environment
Construction, Planning and the Built Environment

What will you be working towards?

Code 2893/030
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


On this course you will further develop your practical skills in carpentry or joinery, and improve your knowledge of the construction industry in general. You will learn how to carry out first and second fixing, how to build a timber frame structure, and how to erect structural carcasses. You will have the opportunity to demonstrate these skills by building a model in one of our large modern workshop areas. You will also learn how to set up and operate a circular saw. If you have not yet achieve at least GCSE grade C in maths and/or English these subjects will form a compulsory part of your programme.

How will it be delivered?

By a series of practical tasks in the workshop and on-line tests at the end of each unit.

Entry requirements

You must achieve at least four GCSEs at D/3 or above in different subjects including English and maths at least grade C/4, or an equivalent Functional Skill, plus appropriate Level 1 Diploma or relevant industry experience with a suitable reference.

Your next steps...

On successful completion of this course you will be able to progress to Level 3 Carpentry or, if you obtain suitable employment, you could continue your studies to achieve an Apprenticeship.