Award Crest
York College

Entry requirements

Please see our Entry Requirements page for general entry requirement guidance.

Duration

One year.

What skills and qualities do I need?

  • Outstanding commitment and enthusiasm
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Outstanding attendance and punctuality

What will I study?

  • Principles of building construction, information and communication
  • Maintain and use carpentry and joinery hand tools
  • Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
  • Produce woodworking joints
  • Health, safety and welfare in construction

How will I be assessed?

The Diploma is assessed using both practical and online multi-choice tests.

What could it lead to?

On completion of the Diploma students can progress on to the next level where appropriate, or go on to find employment in order to transfer to an apprenticeship, then higher level courses in Construction.

Need some help?

If you have any further questions about this course, or would like us to help you with your application, please contact the Schools Liaison team on 01904 770239 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this webpage, the content is subject to change where necessary.

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