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Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship (Level 2)

Wiltshire College & University Centre
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1 year
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Course description

Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship (Level 2)

The construction industry is one of the largest and broadest to work in, employing around 7% of the UKs workforce, and there is always a demand for skilled professionals. An apprenticeship in construction is a form of vocational training where you will follow an NOCN approved standard to develop skills and knowledge and then demonstrate and evidence your application in a construction environment. Site Carpenters need to have a good eye for detail, as well as strong maths skills and the ability to follow instructions and technical drawings.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Minimum Functional Skills Level 1 or GCSE grade D in Maths and English.

All applicants will be required to pass initial assessments in Maths, English and ICT and an additional entry test.

Training Course Content

The intermediate Site Carpentry apprenticeship allows you to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment or career progression in Site Carpentry.

It will give you the theoretical knowledge you need to succeed in the industry, the practical skills to produce work to a high standard, and an understanding of health and safety, materials and sustainability.

This apprenticeship will cover the following units:

  • Carry out first fix flooring and roofing
  • Carry out first fix frames, partitions and stairs
  • Carry out second fixing operations
  • Carry out carpentry maintenance
  • Set up and operate a circular saw

Course delivery details

The duration of an intermediate apprenticeship in Bench Joinery will take 24 months to complete and you will be required to attend college for 1 day per week during term time over two years.

Continuing Studies

On completion of the intermediate apprenticeship in site carpentry you could progress onto a level 3 apprenticeship or you may decide to seek further employment.

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Wiltshire College & University Centre

Wiltshire College & University Centre is the main provider of further and higher education in Wiltshire and is fast on its way to becoming outstanding having achieved a good Ofsted grade in June 2018. Based across four main campuses, Wiltshire...

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Wiltshire College & University Centre

Cocklebury Rd
SN15 3QD Chippenham

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