East Ayrshire Schools
This course is for school pupils.
Tuesday and Thursday 2-4pm
Duration: 1 year
From 10 Jun 2019
This course is suitable for pupils who want to further develop their woodwork skills. Pupils need to be over the age of 16 to commence this course due to the machine work involved.
This course will give you the opportunity to construct furniture items and will enable you to develop:
You will also develop your communication skills, team working and critical thinking skills in the context of woodworking.
Units include, wood machining, workshop practice, making a chair and making a small box or cabinet.
The course will provide you with skills and knowledge of the woodworking industry so that you can consider this area for employment or future study.
You need to have completed National 5 Practical Woodwork with a grade of B or above.
You will be interviewed and you need to show that you want to learn new skills, have a real interest in the area and that you are committed to consistent and full attendance throughout the course. You need a positive attitude with a desire to succeed.
Assessment of this course is through a series of theoretical and practical assessments or tasks. Some assessments will be carried out under supervised open-book conditions, others under supervised closed-book conditions.
This course may provide progression opportunities to: