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Carpentry - Introduction


Start Date: 05 October 2023
Day: Thursday
Location: Enfield Construction Skills Academy
Duration: 5 Weeks
Times: 10:00-14:30

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About the Course

CONEL are delighted to present to you an introduction into carpentry course. This short intensive course is ideal for those of you who would like to learn some carpentry skills and knowledge regarding the industry. This is a great hands-on course covering a range of carpentry tools as well as very useful carpentry skills and is also an ideal course for anyone who is contemplating undertaking a carpentry qualification. Why Choose Our Carpentry Course? Learn from experienced carpenters who bring years of practical experience and a passion for teaching to the workshop. They will guide you through every step, from selecting the right wood to mastering essential tools. Theory alone won't make you a skilled carpenter. That's why our course emphasizes hands-on experience. You will be practicing hand skills right from day one, gaining the confidence to tackle more complex tasks as you progress. Our curriculum is designed to provide you with the first steps to becoming a confident carpenter. You'll start with the basics like measuring marking out and cutting timber and gradually move on to advanced techniques which include creating joints. Learning by doing is at the core of our philosophy. As you work practically gaining hands on experience, you will develop a deep understanding of carpentry principles and techniques. Carpentry is an invaluable skill that can be applied to various projects, from home renovations to DIY gifts for loved ones. Whether you're a hobbyist or looking to explore a potential career path in the industry, this course equips you with the first steps skills that will last a lifetime. What You'll Accomplish By the end of the course, you'll have: Constructed a range of practical carpentry projects. Mastered fundamental woodworking tools and techniques. Gained insights into safe ways of working. Developed a keen eye for precision and craftsmanship. Enrol Today Whether you're a complete beginner or someone with a bit of experience, our Introduction to Carpentry Course welcomes all skill levels. Uncover the joy of creating satisfying work with your hands and take the first step toward becoming a skilled carpenter. Upon completing the course, you will be able to explore signing up for a fulltime carpentry course, or apprenticeship which can then lead to employment in the industry.

Meridian Water Directions



192, 341 Tesco (1 Glover drive, London N18 3HF)

If you head onto Meridian way cross over the road toward the Meridian Water train station, go up the stairs and go past the station entrance on your right go down the flight of stairs and follow the path this will lead to the skills academy which will be on your left  


Meridian Water Train station (N18 3HF)

If by train you can use the Greater Anglia train to Meridian Water station which can be picked up from Tottenham Hale or Stratford once at the station come out of the station entrance turn right, down the flight of stairs and follow the path and it will lead to the skills academy on the left


Enfield Construction Skills Academy:

The entrance to the skills academy is on Leeside Road, Tottenham, London, N17 0XR turn into the Vistry/ Countryside building site entrance and the skills academy is on the left. (please see link below),-0.0525432,3a,75y,270h,90t,359.96r/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sPgOmOthpkvfuad-_l3fV5w!2e0!7i16384!8i8192?entry=ttu

What Will I Need?

Please be prepared to provide your residency documents such as a passport, EU citizen ID card, UK Birth Certificate or Biometric Card. If you have been in the UK for less than 1 years or have entered the UK with a visa you will need to provide evidence that you are eligible to study in the UK - your visa, your biometric card that covers the duration of your course or any relevant home office documents to support your residency should all be provided. If you’re an EUEEA or Swiss citizen we will need to see evidence of 'Pre-Settled' or 'Settled-status' documents. Also for funding purposes we would need to see evidence of payslips if working (within the last 3 months). If you are receiving benefits (e.g JSA, ESA, Universal Credit (UC), Housing benefits etc. please provide evidence of this).

PPE Equipment Required

As the practical lessons are taking place on an active building site and due to the nature of the courses which include working with sharp tools and heavy materials at times, no training shoes will be permitted. Steel toe capped/ safety boots are advised for footwear and legs should be covered at all times while practical working is taking place.  

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