Our courses attract hobbyists and career minded participants alike. From door fitting to furniture making, our One week course will give you the skills and experience in basic carpentry needed to undertake basic jobs immediately or to give you a solid start in a carpentry career.
Based on Penhale Camp, near Newquay, you'll be training in our Specialist Multi-Trade Construction Training Centre. Our Carpentry training department adheres to City & Guilds requirements. If you haven't visited us already, we a spectacular location – nestled in between two of Cornwall's stunning beaches, Perranporth and Holywell Bay.
- Competent use of hand tools such as chisels and planes
- Cutting basic joints
- Cutting and fitting dado rails, architraves, skirting and doorstops
- Erecting stud-wallsFitting door linings/doorframeHanging doors
- Lock fitting
All necessary tools, equipment and materials are supplied by Trade Services. All you need is your own pair of steel toe capped boots.
You do not need any previous experience to enrol on this course.
At the end of your course you will receive a Trade Services G1 Competency Certificate and you will also have the beginnings of an impressive portfolio of all the stages of the work you have undertaken, to show any prospective employer.
Please contact us for more information.