Site Carpentry Apprenticeship





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About the course

When undertaking an apprenticeship, you will study a mixture of both work-based learning and training at college. You will earn a wage whilst learning a trade. Our Site Carpentry apprenticeship lasts for a minimum of two years.

Entry Requirements

Essential Requirements you must have:  

  • Range of qualifications which should include at least 3 GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English Language and Maths
  • To be employed or to have an offer of employment with an appropriate employer
  • An initial assessment at level 1 or above
  • Have a strong commitment to working with your employer and college assessor.
  • A good record of attendance at school or college
  • Demonstrate a high degree of enthusiasm and a guarantee to succeed and prepare effectively for employment

Desirable Requirements

  • An attendance record at college in excess of 90%
  • To be able to take responsibility for your own development and behaviour
What will I do on this course?

The apprenticeship is made up of;

  • Work-based NVQ
  • College based technical certificate
  • Employment rights and responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Functional skills (if required)
Who is it for?

If you have a keen interest in Site Carpentry and would like to learn a highly skilled trade, then this apprenticeship may be the right course for you.

How to apply

Apply online

How Is this course assessed?

You will be assessed in a number of different ways and receive regular feedback in reviews to guide your progress. Some of the ways in which your success will be measured are:

  • Attendance
  • Portfolio work
  • Exams
  • Online assessments
  • Practical assessments
What could I do next?

On successful completion of the course you may be able to progress to the level 3 advanced apprenticeship in Site Carpentry. You could also obtain employment in the carpentry industry.

Additional cost

You will need learning materials, protective footwear, gloves and a high vis vest for practical sessions at college


You will need an interview for this course and to complete an initial assessment.



How old will you be when the course starts?

16-18 19+
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