Advanced Craft Carpentry and Joinery (PDA)

Glasgow Kelvin College


Springburn Campus, East End Campus


This Course is a stand-alone qualification that will enhance your theoretical and practical skill for anyone that has completed Professional Development Award Level 6 and SVQ level 3 in Carpentry and Joinery.

This Professional Development Award Level 7 in Carpentry and Joinery is for those who wish to enhance their skills achieved in level 6 as this award is offered here as a stand-alone certificate.

Construction Technical Communication Skills; High Class finishing’s; Complex roof Construction;
Specialist Doors; New and Sustainable Building technologies; Windows and screens; Site Measuring and setting out; Complex Timber stairs with tapered treads

Campus location may be subject to change.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements, this course is aimed at craft apprentices who have gained SVQ level 3 within a relevant craft. Entry subject to interview. Applicants must be in full time employment within the construction industry to undertake this course.

Progression Routes

HNC in Construction Management at SCQF Level 7

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (block release)

Course Length

11 weeks



SCQF Level