Carpentry & joinery | City & Guilds Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery | Level 1

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Course Type: Adult qualifications and professional Campus: East Brighton Campus Entry requirements: A reasonable standard of literacy and numeracy is required. Interview required. Qualification: City & Guilds Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 Awarding Body: City & Guilds

Why this course?

A student in the carpentry workshop

Our industry-experienced staff will teach you hand tool skills, allowing you to form basic woodworking joints and progress onto more complex projects such as small window frames.

We will also cover the principles of building and construction, and health and safety.

This course is part-time, two evenings a week. You will be taught in our specialist carpentry workshops at our East Brighton Campus.

Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees ?
FE0099-1C 07 Sep 2021 East Brighton 6.00pm - 9.00pm 36 weeks £1000.00

Entry Requirements

A reasonable standard of literacy and numeracy is required. Interview required.

Entry Requirements

Fees and equipment

The course fee for 2021/22 entry is £1,000.00. 

Level 2 entitlement

Course is free if you meet the following criteria

If you will be aged 19-23 when your course begins and you have not already achieved a full Level 2 or above, you may not have to pay any fees. For more information, please speak to our Admissions team: admissions@gbmc.ac.uk | 01273 667704

Unemployed / Benefits waiver / Low wage

Course is free if you meet the following criteria

You may not have to pay any fees if you will be aged 19 or over when you begin this course and:

  • You are in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • OR you are receiving a means tested benefit, earning less than £343 per month (take home) if you are a sole claimant or £549 a month if you have a joint claim with your partner, and are completing the course to improve your employability
  • OR if you are working and earn less than £17,004 per year (gross pay)

 You will need to provide evidence and sign a declaration when you enrol.

Subsidised fees

If the above does not apply to you, you may still be eligible for a subsidised fee. For more information, please speak to our Admissions team: admissions@gbmc.ac.uk | 01273 667704

Additional costs and equipment
  • Students must bring their own safety footwear, which they will be required to wear while in the workshop.
  • All other materials and tools are provided by the College.
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