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Course Overview This course is aimed at mature & / or experienced candidates seeking an advanced craft qualification, and is designed for those who have already achieved the Diploma Level 2 or NVQ Level 2 in Carpentry & Joinery. Course Structure The programme consists of 7 knowledge units and 7 practical units, all of which must be successfully completed to achieve the qualification. Some topics covered will include: Safe working practices Construction technology Quantities & communication Set up and use circular saws Produce setting out details Mark out joinery products Manufacture joinery products Qualification Aims Successful students will achieve the Diploma Level 3 in either Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery. (Students who gain employment in the industry can collect site evidence towards the NVQ L3) Progression is also possible into higher education. Assessments/Examinations The course is continually assessed following a period of training with assessments covering practical and written work, together with assignments, one external exam and synoptic practical assignment. Cost / Equipment Fees Tuition fee - to be confirmed Free tuition is available to those in receipt of certain means tested benefits or to their un-waged dependants Equipment Students are expected to provide: Steel toecap boots Simple calculator Set squares 30?/60?and 45?(large) Scale rule 2H pencils A4 note pad The cost of the equipment will vary according to quality. As a guide you will probably spend?30-?40 in total. Start Date September 2010

Course Overview This course is aimed at mature & / or experienced candidates seeking an advanced craft qualification, and is designed for those who have already achieved the Diploma Level 2 or NVQ Level 2 in Carpentry & Joinery. Course Structure The programme consists of 7 knowledge units and 7 practical units, all of which must be successfully completed to achieve the qualification. Some topics...

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