Onsite Construction: Carpentry and Joinery - T Level

Course Code: CC1FE151

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
06/09/2021Bispham Campus2 YearsApply

Course Overview

This course is suitable for anyone wanting a career in construction, specifically in carpentry and joinery.

Students can also use this T Level to progress to a related higher-level apprenticeship or course of study at a higher level.

During the 2-year programme, students will develop the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of construction occupations.

You will be specialising in plastering on this course. Other Onsite Construction T Levels are available, specialising in:choose one of the following specialisms:

  • Bricklaying
  • Plastering
  • Painting and decorating

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs grade 4 or above in English and Maths

  • a successful interview with a tutor
  • the ability to study independently
  • a genuine interest in the subject
  • good communication skills
  • hardworking approach towards the industry

All 16-18 year old applicants will be invited to attend an interview to meet a tutor and ask any questions they may have about the course.

Qualification Obtained

T Level Technical Qualification in Onsite Construction

Essential Skills – English and Maths

If you achieve a grade 3 in GCSE Maths or English you will have to work towards re-sitting these subjects as part of your main study programme. At B&FC, this won’t delay your career journey because you’re working towards these subjects at the same time as your chosen subject.

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

Teaching is delivered in groups and supported by group activities and discussions. One-to-one support is also provided to help with completing written assignments.

When you start the course we will assign you a progress tutor who will support you throughout your time here.

Their role is to help you in setting academic and personal targets, identifying career plans, developing employability skills and monitoring your progress to make sure you realise your full potential.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of further education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Students who are 18 or under and resident in the EU pay no course fees. Read our tuition fees guide for students 19 and over.

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions