Course Description

Apprenticeship: Carpentry and Joinery (SOLAS Award Advanced Craft Certificate)

Operated in conjunction with SOLAS, each course is of 10 weeks’ duration. The aim of this course is to equip apprentices with the practical skills and theoretical knowledge necessary to work to the highest standard in this trade. Carpenters and joiners are required to prepare, build and install a wide range of wood products including doors, windows, floors, walls, staircases and roof trusses. On completion of the full SOLAS national Craft Certificate, opportunities are available for advancement.

CollegeDun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course LocationDun Laoghaire, Dublin
Location PostcodeCo. Dublin
Course CategoryFurnishings, Art
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course DurationOne year
Entry RequirementsOne of the following: The minimum age at which the employment of an apprentice may commence is 16 years of age The minimum educational requirements are: Grade D in five subjects in the Junior Certificate or an approved equivalent or The successful completion of an approved Pre–Apprenticeship course or Three years’ work experience gained over sixteen years of age in a relevant activity
Carear PathOpportunities arise from time to time for promotion to supervisor level. Many apprentices use their apprenticeship qualification as a platform to launch careers such as managers, owners of businesses, teachers and instructors amongst others.
Phone(01) 280 9676
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Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute

17 Cumberland Street, Dún Laoghaire, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
17 Cumberland Street
Dún Laoghaire, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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