Level 2 Diploma in Carpentry & Joinery

Course Code: P106166

Key Information

  • Course type


  • Campus:

    North Harbour Campus

  • Start Date:

    Sept 23

  • Duration:

    One year

  • Attendance:


  • 16-18 school leaver fee:


For those who have already completed a Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery and would like to complete the full qualification by achieving Level 2.

Units include:

  • health, safety and welfare in construction
  • principles of building construction, information and communication
  • first fix flooring and roofing
  • first fix frames, partitions and stairs
  • second fixing operations
  • carpentry maintenance
  • setting up and operating a circular saw.

You will complete a minimum of 30 hours of on-the-job experience within the industry and have the opportunity to work on many live projects in the community. You will also benefit from site visits, industry talks and demonstrations from experts.

A minimum of five GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English. Those with prior industry experience will also be considered.

You will complete a number of practical and in class assessments. There are also two online exams. You will log your learning journey in a diploma portfolio folder. All elements must be completed to successfully achieve the qualification.

The attendance will be two/three days a week, typically from 9am- 4.30pm. This is a one-year qualification. A high level of attendance is necessary to successfully complete the qualification.

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