Carpentry and Joinery (Pre-Apprenticeship) Level 5

Carpentry and Joinery (Pre-Apprenticeship) Level 5

About The Course

1 Year Full Time Carpentry and Joinery (Pre-Apprenticeship) Course
QQI Level 5
Course Fees: €400

QQI Level 5 Major Award in Construction Technology 5M5010

Are you interested in pursuing a career in the construction industry as a Carpenter, Joiner and Cabinet Maker? On this course you will be equipped with the necessary industry-related skills. On completion of this course, you will have the required theory, drawing and practical skills to easily transition to an apprenticeship in Carpentry & Joinery. With the addition of Safe Pass and Manual Handling Training, students will be industry ready and more appealing to future employers.

  • Wood Fabrication
  • Communications
  • Work Experience
  • Design Skills
  • Computer Aided Draughting
  • Combined Materials
  • Mathematics
  • Architectural Drawing

Course content may be revised for educational or organisational reasons.


QQI Construction Technology 5M5010

Entry Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate: O6/H7 in 5 subjects
Leaving Certificate Applied
NFQ Level 4 major award
Equivalent qualifications will be accepted

Mature Applicants

Mature applicants who have relevant industry experience and may not meet the above requirements are welcome to apply.

Applicant Information Meeting

All applicants will be invited to an Applicant Information Meeting


Progression and Employment Opportunities

Apprenticeship in Carpentry & Joinery.

Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of the course students are prepared for employment, including employment with building contractors, carpenters and wood manufacturing industries.