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Level 2 Apprenticeship Carpentry & Joinery

Course Overview

An apprenticeship in construction is a form of vocational training whereby the apprentice follows a City and Guilds approved framework to develop skills and knowledge and who would then demonstrate and evidence their application in a construction environment. In order to complete a Construction Apprenticeship the apprentice must have been employed during the apprenticeship, have evidenced competence in the specified range of vocational skills and have an employed status at the time of completion.

This framework will enable learners to develop their Joinery, Carpentry and Construction skills, knowledge and experience. It also enables an individual to gain valuable work experience and obtain qualifications whilst working with an employer.

Mandatory Units:
Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace
Conforming to productive working practices in the workplace
Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace

The apprenticeship framework consists of:
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations
Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry
Functional Skills: Maths, English and ICT
Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills

There are no formal entry requirements however GCSEs in Maths, English and ICT at grade A* – C are desirable.

Suitable Job Roles for the Apprenticeship
This qualification is for candidates who work or want to work as a site carpenter, bench joiner or a shop fitter bench joiner in the construction sector.

Maximum of £6,000 which supports the Colleges costs including delivery, assessment, registration and accreditation. Funding is dependent on the employer size, individuals age and existing qualifications. Many apprenticeships are free to employers but we will confirm this when we are working with you and before an employer makes a formal commitment to employing an apprentice.

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    • Course Title

      Level 2 Apprenticeship Carpentry & Joinery

    • Start Dates

      Students can start on various dates, usually any day of the year

    • Duration

      2 years

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