Ayr Campus, Kilmarnock Campus, Nethermains Campus
This practical course gives you a great introduction to the skill of carpentry and joinery focusing on learning different types of woodworking joints - joining pieces of timber together. You’ll also learn about various aspects of working successfully in a trade.
You will develop your skills for employment, such as working as part of a team.
Measuring, cutting and fixing; basic joints, frames and techniques; construct and fix hatch linings; a real craft project; the different trades within construction industry; health and safety practices.
No formal entry requirements. Entry subject to interview.
Progression on to a wide range of relevant courses at SCQF Level 5 or an apprenticeship.