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Site Carpentry Level 3



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Weekly hours:

15 hours per week



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What does this course involve?

Broadstairs Campus

You’ll learn advanced skills used in the carpentry industry such as installing skirting boards, door surrounds, cupboards and shelving. You will also focus on the art of formulating technical drawings and understanding plans.

You can look forward to the chance to develop enterprise skills and take part in on the job training opportunities.

Folkestone Campus

You’ll learn the knowledge and skills that will enable you to plan, organise, analyse and sequence your work safely. This will include construction documentation, processes and practices and undertaking advanced site carpentry tasks such as complex roofing and structural work through modern and sustainable techniques.

Your Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.


What qualifications do I need?

4 Cs or 4s and a relevant full level 2.


You will learn through practical sessions in our workshops and assessment will be through written work and online tests.

Fees & Costs

Additional expenses to consider include commodities at approx. £45.

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

If you are aged 19 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail

Folkestone Campus – 01303 858300 (or email

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.


On successful completion you could progress onto one of our HNC programmes or you could gain employment.

Courses Levels: 
Level 3

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