Construction & Building Services

Professional Development Award (PDA) Advanced Craft Carpentry and Joinery

  • Campuses

    • Greenock
    • Paisley
  • Course type

    Block Release, Day release

  • Level

    SCQF 7

  • Campuses

    • Greenock
    • Paisley
  • Course type

    Day release, Block Release

  • Level

    SCQF 7

Overview

What will I learn?

The course covers eight HN Units at Advanced Level Carpentry and Joinery. Your knowledge and experience will be enhanced in a wide variety of construction, woodworking principles and techniques.

The course is not only designed to enhance your Joinery skills but prepare you for the next level of your career.

You will study:

  • Specialist Doors
  • Windows and Screens
  • High Class Finishings
  • Complex Stairs
  • Complex Pitched Roofs
  • Measuring and Setting Out
  • Sustainable Building Technologies
  • Communication Skills
  • Domestic Construction

The course is not only designed to enhance your Joinery skills but prepare you for the next level.

What qualifications do I need?

SVQ3 in Carpentry and Joinery or equivalent. Applications will be considered from people showing proof of relevant industrial experience.

What can I do after?

HNC in all areas of Construction, specifically HNC in Construction Management.

SCQF

7

Course information

Start: August

Greenock Campus

Study Mode: Day Release/1 day per week (Thursday) plus a twilight class basis for an academic year, i.e. 36 weeks

Paisley Campus

Study Mode: Block Release

Study options

Campus Mode Level
Greenock Day release SCQF 7
Paisley Block Release SCQF 7

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