Site Carpentry Apprenticeship L2 and L3 16+

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COURSE DESCRIPTION
  • Workshop and study based course
  • Development of good standard carpentry skills
  • Building construction – basic
  • Site first fixing (joists, stud walls, etc.)
  • Site second fixing (architraves, skirtings, doors)
  • Structural carcassing
  • Maintenance works
  • Introduction to woodworking machines and portable power tools
  • Completion of study packs, practical pieces, module tests and end test
QUALIFICATION
  • CITB Site Carpentry Diploma and NVQ Level 2 and 3
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
  • Sponsored by employer
  • Completion of Maths and English basic skills assessment
  • Commitment to and interest in carpentry
COURSE DURATION
  • 2 years 2 days per week, for 37 weeks or block release – level 2
  • 1 year 2 days per week for 37 weeks or block release – level 3
FEES
  • 16-18 year old = NIL
  • For continuing 19+ apprentices the employer will pay a contribution of £1,500 per year.
  • For new starts, or new level 3 apprentices, employers who pay the Government Apprenticeship Levy the fees will be paid from your accumulated Levy Fund. For employers who are not levy payers (in other words have an annual payroll of less than £3m) you will pay 10% of the cost of the apprenticeship. The Building Crafts College charges the Government capped rate for apprenticeship delivery. These rates can be seen here.
LEVEL
  • 2 and 3
AREA MANAGER
  • Jim O’Brien
PROGRESSION
  • Site Supervision programme (CIOB)
  • Foundation Degree Historic Building Conservation
  • Heritage NVQ Level 3
  • Construction Level 4
  • Higher Level Carpentry and Joinery Course