Diploma in Bench Joinery (L2)

This course is for those interested in a career as a trade person working with wood in the construction industry.

36 Weeks
Theory & Practical

Entry Requirements: No formal qualifications needed

Course Info

This qualification is ideal for continuing to develop your skills in bench joinery.

This is a practical and theory based course which consists of the student working through a number of units following a bench joinery route.

Modules include:

  • Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction
  • Principles of Building Construction, Information and Communication
  • Set Up and Operating a Circular Saw
  • Produce Setting Out Details for Bench Joinery Products
  • Mark Out From Setting Out Details for Bench Joinery Products
  • Manufacture Bench Joinery Products


Each unit will include an externally set assessment to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of the unit.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

We want to make sure you are going to enrol on the right course so, to help us, we assess your ability and ask you to complete an aptitude assessment based on the carpentry and joinery industry. Through this assessment, we can also gauge your current level of Maths and English.

The main purpose of the assessment is to help us plan your development and support you in choosing the right level of study.

After the assessment, we will invite you in to speak to one of the tutors so that you have a chance to ask all the questions the you might have and to give you a clear plan of what you need to do.

After applying, you will be invited to attend an Admission Event and tour our facilities and have all of your questions answered by one of our experts.

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