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Site Carpentry CSkills Awards Level 3 Diploma

This course provides you with the advanced skills and experience you need to carry out a range of complex techniques to industry standards, along with the additional skills required for supervisory jobs. Provides the underpinning knowledge and skills to prepare you for a career in the industry.

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Entry requirements

Site Carpentry Skills Diploma Level 2 or an equivalent level qualification.

Course content

Theoretical and Practical training in every aspect related to Site Carpentry at Level 3. some units will have been accumulated through studies at earlier levels.

Units include:

  • CC 1001K Know how to carry out safe working practices in construction
  • CC 1001S Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • CC 3002K Knowledge of information, quantities and communicating with others
  • CC 3002S Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • CC 3003K Knowledge of building methods and construction technology
  • CC 3003S Building methods and construction technology
  • CC 2008K Know how to carry out first fixing operations
  • CC 2008S Carry out first fixing operations
  • CC 2009K Know how to carry out second fixing
  • CC 2009S Carry out second fixing
  • CC 3008K Know how to erect complex structural carcassing components
  • CC 3008S Erect complex structural carcassing components
  • CC 3009K Know how to maintain non-structural and structural components
  • CC 3009S Maintain non-structural and structural components
  • CC 3030K Know how to set up and use fixed and transportable machinery
  • CC 3030S Set up and use fixed and transportable machinery.

Trips to building exhibition and building sites are part of your studies. You can also take a Health & Safety test.

Assessment methods

In course assessment, end unit tests, practical synoptic test.

Further study and career options

Progression into employment as a site carpenter, and you can study towards an NVQ Level 3. Alternatively, you can study our part-time construction related Foundation Degrees.

Additional information

At interview you will be asked to complete a skills assessment.

Funding information

If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable. Find out more about your payment options and how your loan could be written off at www.bedford.ac.uk/loans

Course information & how to book

To apply online, select the 'Apply' button below. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
11 week(s) 03/10/2016 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm Launch our fee calculatorLaunch our fee calculator Cauldwell Street C1120 Course in progress

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Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, problems with English and Maths, are deaf or hearing impaired, or missing the essential skills needed to complete your course, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

Accessibility
We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.

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Advanced Learner Loans
If you’re aged 19 or over on the start date of your chosen course, you can apply for a loan to cover the tuition fees for some Level 3+ qualifications. There’s also nothing to pay back until you’ve completed your course and you’re earning over £21,000 per year!

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