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Carpentry

Pathways

Pathways are made up of courses focused on future careers or further education opportunities

Perfect if you want to learn carpentry skills to give you the extra edge when seeking employment.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities

Example

Carpenters and joiners

Annual pay
£28,080

Annual pay is per year, based on full-time employment and on the South East region.

Across the UK the workforce is projected to expand by 7% over the period to 2027, adding 15,670 jobs. In the same period, 55% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 122,305 job openings.

Role description

Carpenters and joiners construct, erect, install and repair wooden structures and fittings used in internal and external frameworks and cut, shape, fit and assemble wood to make templates, jigs, scale models and scenic equipment for theatres.

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What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Guidance on Interviews

Once you have submitted an application we will contact you with the a range of options for conducting your interviews remotely, such as telephone or Skype, or organising interviews once the College reopens and social distancing is relaxed.

Courses at Folkestone College

If you know exactly which course and level you need to apply for, or want more information, please select from the options below:

Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

Shorncliffe Road
Folkestone, Kent
CT20 2TZ

Telephone:
01303 858216