Scottish Borders Campus
Diploma in bench joinery at SCQF level 5 (City and Guilds 6806-26)
This course is designed as an extension to the full time Carpentry and Joinery: Introduction course and focusses on developing bench joinery skills. Underpinning knowledge includes Health, Safety and Welfare, Principles of building construction and Information and communication in the construction industry.
Practical elements include setting up and operating a circular saw, setting out, marking out and manufacture of bench joinery products.
Subject to a satisfactory interview and skills test.
On gaining employment, progression onto Carpentry and Joinery: Modern Apprenticeship Year 1.