Apprenticeships

Carpentry (Site) Apprenticeship Level 3

Duration Age Group Study Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS APPRENTICESHIP FULL TIME Contact us Work based
Duration Age Group Study Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS 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

A-D/9-3 GCSE or Level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths

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 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry
  • 4-6 weekly work-based assessment visits for the delivery and completion of Level 3 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 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry
  • City and Guilds Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (Construction) (Competency Aim)
  • Functional Skills level 2 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...

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) opportunities within the industry