The UK’s first ever certificated online Award in Timber Merchanting

Wood Campus launches the UK’s first ever certificated online Award in Timber Merchanting .

Before this Award the only truly accredited awards for people in the timber merchant industry were from colleges; now they can register and study online to achieve a Level 3 Award and gain recognition through Occupational Awards – Proskills’ equivalent of City and Guilds.


Featured Content for the Trade

Resources for builders and the timber trade include videos, such as RIBA CPD courses, Fast Track CPDs, 90 second know-hows, and downloads, such as Timber Trade Topic sheets and other literature. Choose a topic on the right.

Builders’ Pocket Guide

A handy pocket guide to Joinery, Strength & Span tables, Decking, Cladding, Engineered wood, Treated wood, Sheet material, Flooring, Fire doors, Windows.

90 Second Know How – Using Span Tables

All you need to know about using span tables in one 90 second animation.

Fire Doors

This BWF-Certifire publication explains FD20 and FD30 fire doors and why FD30 fire resisting doors should be specified as the minimum requirement.

Timber Trade Topics

These topic sheets have been developed for builders, but will also be useful for DIY projects and Self Build.