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Site Carpentry Diploma

Level 3

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Key Info

Learning Area   Construction
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   1 Year

Dates & Locations

Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   08/09/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £3345.00

If you are interested in working in the construction industry, specifically learning a wood trade, we offer bench joinery qualifications at Level 2 and Level 3. Bench joinery is predominantly workshop based, where you make and prepare materials for installation on a construction site.

If you have already completed the Level 2 Diploma in Site Joinery and wish to further your skills, then this course is ideal for you.

Site carpentry focuses on woodwork essential to a construction site, and includes fitting flooring, roofing frame installation, partition wall construction and stair building.

  What You Will Learn

Skills such as:

Roofing techniques
Geometrical stairs
Curved joinery
Fixed flooring
Planning and pricing construction work
Manufacturing processes
As part of this course, you will also work towards gaining a CSCS accreditation that will allow you to work on any building site. By the end of the course you will be able to follow technical drawings and plans, calculate quantities and angles as well as make accurate measurements.

  Entry Requirements

A relevant Level 2 qualification.


The programme assesses your knowledge and skills through regular assignments and projects as you build your understanding of more complex carpentry skills.


University study such as our HNC or FdSc Construction & the Built Environment, a higher apprenticeship, a Level 4 senior crafts diploma or enter the workplace as a
qualified technician.

Careers in this industry

- Site carpenter
- Bench joiner
- Wood machinist
- Project manager
- Shop fitter
- Kitchen installer


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