Level 2 Furniture, Furnishings and Interiors

This programme is the first step to gaining a qualification in the Kitchen, Bedrooms & Fitting and manufacturing industry, specifically in the role of Kitchen Fitter

The course covers the following units:

The course covers the following units:

●  Health and safety in furniture, furnishings and interiors

●  Workplace responsibilities in furniture, furnishings and interiors

●  Plan career progression in furniture, furnishings or interiors industries

39 Credits from the below

●  Installation skills for fitted furniture and components 12

●  Fitting skills for doors, drawers and furniture hardware 3

●  Jointing, scribing and templating skills for furniture installation 12

●  Portable power tool skills for the manufacture/assembly of wood-based

Components 6

●  Sustainability in the manufacture of furniture, furnishings and interior products 3

●  Timber technology in furniture making 6
An Individual Learning Plan will be designed for your needs

●  You will be assigned a Personal Tutor and a Progress Tutor who specifically look after your pastoral and course requirements

●  You will work with the latest industry tooling as used by Bench Joinery specialists including Blum, Festool, Hitachi, Maple, Stanley & Felder.

●  On your course you will experience Industry talks, Industry visits and compete in various Skills Competitions

●  You will be encouraged to complete a C.V. and apply for Tameside College Apprenticeships within your chosen specialism and gain valuable work skills from work-experience placements.

More than just a course

If you are interested in a career as a Kitchen Bedroom & Bathroom Fitter, Tameside College is the place for you; we have industry specialists that will help and aid you to get that career as well as give you skills and practices that will maximise your potential as a Kitchen Bedroom & Bathroom Fitter within the Construction Industry.

Tameside College has recently invested in a wide range of tooling and specialist work areas that reflect the workplace.

Being a Kitchen Bedroom & Bathroom Fitter is an exciting and challenging career. The course will combine core skills such as communication, organisation, planning as well as practical skills. The course will give you the knowledge and skills to progress into Industry or a higher level of course.
Learners must have;

●  Minimum of a grade 4 in English & Maths or progression from a level 1 construction or services qualification

●  Successful interview with a Carpenter or Joinery tutor

●  A genuine interest in the subject

●  Good communication skills

●  A hardworking approach towards the industry
Assessment is ongoing throughout the duration of the course. We’ll ask you to complete practical assessments and written tests and develop a detailed portfolio to confirm knowledge and skills in each learner outcome

Special Features

You will work in realistic construction environments using the most up to date industry tooling.
●  Level 2 Site Carpentry

●  Level 2 Bench Joinery

●  L2 Apprenticeship in Fitted Furniture

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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.

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