This occupation involves carrying out skilled carpentry work, primarily using timber products, either on a construction site, or in a workshop, creating and installing building components.
An Architectural Joiner will normally be employed in a workshop producing timber based building components and other architectural products, such as doors, windows, units and staircases, which are then transported to construction sites to be installed by site carpenters.
Carry out a range of job tasks including drawing, measuring, marking out, fitting, finishing, positioning and securing
Produce setting out details for the manufacture of doors, windows and opening lights, units and stairs
Mark out timber from setting out details for the manufacture of doors, windows and opening lights, units and/or fitments and staircases
Create, fit and assemble components to manufacture doors, windows with opening lights, units and/or fitments and staircases
Select the required materials to carry out the work, such as correct timber, tools and fixings
Use, maintain and store specific architectural joinery tools and equipment, such as marking and testing tools, power tools and hand tools
"The College and my tutors have provided me with skills that I need to go forward with my business, and is really encouraging in putting skills into practice on a regular basis. Having a network of other talented students is really beneficial for me to build working relationships with and collaborate on projects I am working on at the moment."Jake Raine-Harries
This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus.
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