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A carpentry course for beginners

Essential Carpentry Course

Want to learn the basics of carpentry? Perhaps you’d like to do some odd jobs around the house, but lack the essential knowledge and skills necessary to do so? Access Training’s basic carpentry course could be exactly what you’ve been looking for.

This is effectively a foundation-level carpentry course, and it’s perfect for people who wish to complete domestic carpentry jobs in their own homes or advance on to an industry-level trade course.
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Who should enrol?

This basic carpentry course was developed with beginners and novices in mind, so just about anyone can enrol. Even if you have never picked up a hammer before, we will help you to become a competent carpenter, capable of carrying out numerous different tasks around the home.

Of course, we are also more than happy to hear from more experienced candidates who wish to update their knowledge and skills with Access Training. Everyone is welcome, so please don’t hesitate to give us a call!
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What will I learn?

You will learn…
  • The fundamentals of carpentry and joinery
  • The current standards, regulations and safety guidelines in the industry
  • The skills and knowledge needed to pursue further carpentry qualifications
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What certification will I receive?

  • Candidates who successfully complete our Carpentry Essentials Course will be awarded an Access Training certificate to confirm that they attended and completed the course, thereby acquiring a solid knowledge of domestic carpentry and joinery.

    If you’re looking to earn a formal carpentry qualification, our Professional Carpentry Course is recommended.
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Areas covered

Our Essential Carpentry Course covers the following skills:
  • Correct use of hand tools (e.g. chisels, planes)
  • How to cut basic joints
  • Cutting and fitting dado rails, architraves, skirtings and doorstops
  • How to erect stud walls
  • Hanging doors correctly
  • Fitting locks and door furniture

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