Introduction to Carpentry

Able Skills Ltd
Course summary
5 days
329.17 GBP excl. VAT
Open / Scheduled

Course description

This short intensive course is ideal for those of you who want some introductory carpentry skills with a City and Guilds certificate at the end. This is a great hands-on course covering a range of very useful carpentry skills and is also an ideal course for anyone who is contemplating undertaking a carpentry qualification.

What Youll Learn

Able Skills 5 day Carpentry course has been recognised by City & Guilds as a comprehensive introduction to carpentry and as such, they have accredited the course with a C&G 4555-05.

At the end of this Carpentry courseyou will receive a City & Guilds certificateto confirm the skills that you will have learned.

During this 5 day Carpentry course you will learn how to

  • Use hand tools such as chisels, planes etc.
  • Cut basic joints
  • Cut and fit dado rails, architraves, skirtings and doorstops
  • Fit a door into a lining/frame
  • Fit a Lock
How Youll Learn

This course is designed to provide you with plenty of general Carpentry knowledge to ensure that once you leave the training centre, you are confident to undertake the various tasks that you will have learned. The course is entirely hands-on from the moment that you start

Courses Open To You After

Able Skills has a fantastic carpentry training facility and we offer lots of different courses that can lead to a variety of carpentry and joinery qualifications. Equally, Able Skills are happy to cater for those of you who have a basic knowledge of carpentry but want something a little more suited to their needs, so something bespoke. If you call with your requirements, we will help if we can.

Additional Info

This course can act as a fantastic introductory to Carpentry and following on from this; it may be that you want to gain carpentry qualifications. If that is the case, you may be able to upgrade to any of the longer programmes of carpentry that we teach. To help you, we will deduct from any course, the time spent on this course and we will also deduct the fees paid for this course.

All tools and materials are provided throughout the course, you will just need to ensure that you have suitable clothing and protective footwear (mandatory).

If you would like to view the facilities at Able Skills, please feel free to visit us at any time. We are open 7 days every week and encourage visitors to the centre. You will not need an appointment, just turn up (08.30 16.30) and we will show you around.

Duration & Cost

The cost for this City & Guilds certificated Carpentry course is £395.00 including VAT. A £150.00 deposit will secure a booking and the balance can be paid on the start date.

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Able Skills Construction Training

Able Skills are accredited  training providers delivering qualification training from City & Guilds, Construction Awards Alliance, EAL, CITB for gas training and assessment and NICEIC and BPEC for Renewable Technologies. Able Skills are amongst the few training providers who can offer...

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Able Skills Ltd

Riverside Way, Dartford,
DA1 5BS Kent

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G. Price
All 3 of the tutors were excellent and they were all able to explain everything clearly and in a friendly and inclusive way.
A. Macleod
There was great positivity by all involved & great hints and tips to take home, instructors were always on hand. Thank you for a fun week!
M. Dolan
Great introductory course for carpentry. All the staff and tutors were very approchable.
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