Carpentry and Joinery Level 3 Apprenticeship
Start Date: 2nd September 2024
More about the course
This Level 3 Apprenticeship in Carpentry and Joinery comprises of two main elements: Site Carpentry and the Carpentry and Joinery Standards Award. You will develop advanced skills on this Carpentry and Joinery apprenticeship, including complex roofing, dormers and floor joists, fitting double doors, bespoke kitchens and detailed mouldings.
Working alongside industry-experienced tutors and qualified tradesmen in industry, you will learn the enhanced skills you need to be a competent and skilled Carpenter and Joiner whilst learning in college and in a real-life working environment in industry.
If you’re looking to gain advanced skills, earn while you learn and become a skilled tradesman in an in-demand industry, this Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship is for you.
- Employment within the sector with a contract of employment for at least 30 hours per week
- 4 GCSEs at Grade 4-9, including English and Maths
- Satisfactory completion of the college initial assessment
- Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship qualification or NVQ Wood Occupations
What will I achieve?
After successfully completing this course, you will gain a Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery Standard
What will I learn?
- Health, safety and welfare in the workplace
- Confirming the occupational methods of work in the workplace
- Confirming the work activities and resources for the occupational work area in the workplace
- Developing and maintaining good occupational working relationships in the workplace
- Installing bespoke first fixing components – installing frames, partitions and stairs with turns
- Installing bespoke second fixing operations – fitting double doors, bespoke kitchens, detailed mouldings
- Carry out structural carcassing – complex roofing, dormers and floor joists
- Maintaining non-structural and structural components in the workplace – repairing joists, rafters, guttering and windows
- Set up and use power tools – circular saw, mitre saw, router and planer
- Practical and technical theory required by qualified site carpenter/joiner
How am I assessed?
- Portfolio based evidence
- Observations of practical activities in college and workplace
- Job knowledge questions
- Mock end point assessment
- Practice skills test
Where can I progress?
After successfully completing the Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship, you will be able to progress to such roles as site supervisor, site manager or self-employed.
This is funded by employer, please contact the team for further details