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This profession is all about working with wood.

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What does a Carpenter do?

As a carpenter, you work with wood and can make almost anything out of it. Examples are tables, cupboards, chairs, but also interior fittings such as shop fittings. These workpieces are usually made to order, according to the customer's wishes. You process the wood and wood-based materials using a variety of different techniques, including computer-controlled techniques. You also saw, plane and sand and fit windows, stairs and doors. However, you not only make new workpieces, but also repair damaged furniture.

What is important?

  • Carefulness (e.g. keeping to measurements)
  • Craftsmanship (e.g. when assembling solid wood surfaces)
  • Cautious (e.g. when working with saws)
  • Creativity and a sense of aesthetics (e.g. when designing interior fittings and furnishings)

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Courses for Carpenters

The Level 1 = basic level is meant to give the very first basics for a profession, more like an orientation towards that profession. The Level 2 = intermediate level is for people that have mastered the basic courses and want to get a more detaile knowledge for a profession. The Level 3 = advanced level is meant for people who already have knowledge in a specific industry and want to learn about specifications in that industry. The Level 4 = professional level is being designed for all those that are already working and want to acquire some new knowledge for that profession.

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