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Wood Occupations Apprenticeship - Advanced


Course summary

This programme is for people who are working in the construction industry and extends the skills developed at Level 2. You will gain industry-recognised qualifications in bench joinery or site carpentry. Training will take place in the workplace and at college.

What will I study?

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (bench joinery/site carpentry) to include:

  • General Workplace Safety
  • Set Out, Mark Out and Manufacture Details for Routine Bench Joinery Products
  • Confirm Work Activities and Resources
  • Installation of First and Second Fixings
  • Working Relationships
  • Level 3 Technical Certificate Diploma in Wood Occupations (bench joinery / site carpentry)
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English (where applicable)
  • Employment Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

What can I do next?

Progression on to:

  • HNC/HND in Construction and the Built Environment, Construction or Construction Management
  • Foundation Degree in Construction and the Built Environment, Construction Management, Conservation and Restoration

What are my career opportunities?

Be employed as a qualified Carpenter or Joiner, or progress into a specialist field.

Dates & Costs

Wood Occupations Apprenticeship - Advanced

Qualifications: Apprenticeship Advanced Level 3