Introduction to Carpentry & Joinery

Course code: MPWR100P

Subject area: Construction

Study level: Part Time

Course level: E

Course details

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Tuesday

5th Oct 2021 - 23rd Nov 2021

Witney Campus

Contact details

enquiries@abingdon-witney.ac.uk

01235 555 585

An opportunity to get hands-on experience using the tools of the trade. Understand and practise how to work safely and skilfully. Learn basic carpentry and develop your DIY skills from repairing that squeaky door, hanging shelves and fixing stuff around the house! Lots of top tips from experienced staff along the way.

Developing skills in sawing, planing, chiseling, sanding, hammering, measuring and marking out
Gluing timbers and fashioning an edge and a side to timber
Sharpening chisels
Making a halving, mortice and tenon joint
Fitting and hanging shelves
Doors: fitting handles and hinges
Kitchen cupboards

Progress onto our intermediate course
None, but you must wear steel toe capped footwear in the workshop
Due to COVID-19 we are not currently planning any trips as part of your course. If we are able to organise trips during your course, the cost of these will be communicated to you at the time. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee


19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £210.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £210.00


19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

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