Carpentry & Joinery Site/Bench – L2 / L3

Levels 2 & 3

12 months
Day Release
Theory & Practical

Entry Requirements: No formal qualifications needed

Course Info

As an Apprentice Joiner, you could be working on site fitting windows, stairs, skirting boards or constructing partition walls, or you could be employed as a bench joiner making items of furniture such as staircases etc.

You will attend College one day a week to complete your off the job training and functional skills in maths and English.

Your on the job training will take place in the workplace by your employer with support from your College Training Officer.

A dedicated Training Officer  from the College will visit you regularly to assist you in recording evidence of the work you do onsite or in the workshop.


The underpinning knowledge and Functional Skills are delivered at College and your workplace evidence is developed in the workplace by keeping job records that are checked by your Training Officer.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

A discussion will take place between the applicant, the employer and the Training Officer to establish whether the range of work is available to ensure that the apprentice can achieve.

Existing maths and English skill levels will also be assessed at this meeting.

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