Apprenticeships

Carpentry (Site) Apprenticeship Level 2

Duration Age Group Study Cost Available Locations
24 MONTHS APPRENTICESHIP FULL TIME Contact us Work based
Duration Age Group Study Cost Available Locations
24 MONTHS APPRENTICESHIP FULL TIME Contact us Work based

Overview

The apprentice will learn a wide range of skills, knowledge and behaviours which will enable them to function effectively and efficiently in a career as Site Carpenter. 


Applying

To apply for an Apprenticeship or for more information, contact our Workforce team

Call: 01702 221800

Email: apprenticeships@southessex.ac.uk


 

Entry Requirements

Set by the employer but apprentices must demonstrate via initial assessment that they are working at Entry Level 3 in both English and maths unless an Education Health and Care Plan is held.

Course Structure

Induction (First six weeks)

  • Programme overview/unit selection
  • English and maths diagnostic – with Functional Skills nsupport (where identified)
  • Health and Safety, Equality and Diversity, Prevent and British Values
  • Expectations and induction targets 

On-programme (Months 01 - 24)

  • Weekly day release of off-the-job Training – Delivery and achievement of Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry
  • 4-6 weekly work-based assessment visits for the delivery and completion of Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations - Site Carpentry
  • Delivery and achievement of Functional Skills English and maths at the required level (Classroom-based on day-release day)
  • Completion of Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal learning and thinking skills
  • 4-6 weekly work-based assessment visits
  • 10 weekly progress reviews
  • Development of e-portfolio
  • Health and Safety, Equality and Diversity, Prevent and British Values

Certification (Final 4 - 6 weeks of programme)

  • City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry (Knowledge Aim)
  • City and Guilds Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations - Site Carpentry (Competency Aim)
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Functional Skills level 1 in English and maths
  • Apprenticeship Framework Certificate on completion

Assessment & Feedback

Apprenticeship Framework

An Apprenticeship Framework programme offers a combination of learning in the workplace, formal off the job training and the opportunity to practice and embed new skills in a real work context.

What Next...

You could progress on to the Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship