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Carpentry & Joinery - Onsite Construction (T LEVEL)

Carpentry adults part-time


Carpentry & Joinery - Onsite Construction (T LEVEL)

T Levels are two-year courses in England that can be studied by 16-18 year olds after finishing their GCSEs.

The qualification will help you gain an understanding of the On-site construction industry and the sector and you will cover topics such as: Health and Safety, construction science principles design principles, building technology, setting out, digital technologies, construction and the built environment, and sustainability in the construction industry.

Available Courses
Tresham College Corby campus
Starts: 12/09/2022
Type: Full Time
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Length: 2 years
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Course Information

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs grades 9-4 including English Language and Maths.

Course content

The core component contains:

  • Fundamental Health & Safety practices associated with carrying out construction work
  • Scientific principles related to construction activities
  • The construction industry and careers within it
  • Principles of sustainability and design, relevant to construction projects
  • Information, data and principles of measurements
  • Tools, equipment and materials used in construction work
  • Legislation, regulations and approved standards that apply to the construction industry

Carpentry & Joinery Components: 

  • Design and make a gothic arch window – Include shadow and capillary groove
  • Construct a lean- to roof and dormer
Assessment methods

Externally assessed exams and externally assessed project and practical assessments.


T-Level in Construction – Carpentry & Joinery Onsite Construction

Further study and career options

This technical qualification focuses on the development of knowledge and skills needed for working in the On-Site construction industry, which will prepare you to enter the industry through employment or as an Apprentice. Furthermore, the completion of this qualification gives the learner the opportunity to progress onto higher education courses and training.

Additional information

Trips, visits, enhancement activities and employer/guest speakers – to be arranged.

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.


Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.



We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.


Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 to order your copy.