Construction Building - Wood Occupations

Site carpenters carry out a range of job tasks including measuring, marking out, fitting, cutting, splicing, finishing, positioning and securing. Examples of the type of work they do are installing door and window frames, straight partitions and straight staircases, doors and staircase components. Site carpenters erect inclined roofs with gables, joists, roof coverings and roof components. They also repair frames, doors, windows, roofing components, guttering and downpipes and window components.



The duration of this apprenticeship is approximately 48 months.

Location and study format:

The course will be held at procat canvey island campus and studied on a day release basis.

Entry requirements:

GCSE english grade 4 (or c). Gcse maths grade 5 (or c).


Apprenticeship frameworks at levels 2 and 3.


Funding band:

This apprenticeship has a funding cap of £6,000 at level 2 and £9,000 at level 3.

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Apprenticeship standard for advanced
carpentry and joinery

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