Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry

Your Unique Experience

Work with industry specific tutors

Use the latest industry recognised equipment

Industry links with Hitachi, Karcha, Festool & ArtiCad Software

Gain skills and knowledge that will help you gain employment within the Construction Industry.

Course Content

The course covers the following units:

Health, safety and welfare

Information, quantities and communication

Construction technology

Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools

First fixing operations

Second fixing operations

Structural carcassing operations

Maintenance to non-structural carpentry work

More than just a Course

If you are interested in a career in Construction, Tameside College offers a wide range of courses to get you started in the rewarding career of Carpentry & Joinery.

This qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in a particular area in the construction industry or progress to further training.

Course Format

part time

Special Features

Uniform: Hard wearing trousers, high visibility vest & eye protection

Entry Qualifications

Learners must have;

5 GCSE’s D-E

Successful interview with a Carpentry & Joinery tutor

A genuine interest in the subject

Good communication skills

A hardworking approach towards the industry


Entry to employment


For enquiries please contact the College on 0161 908 6789 or web: www.tameside.ac.uk/contact.

Course Details

£2165 (Price Includes Registration fee of £80)
If you are aged between 19-23 and don’t already hold a qualification equivalent to 5 GCSEs at grade C or above, tuition fees will be waived.
Course Code:
Construction and Building Services
Beaufort Road
1 Year

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.