You will get the chance to add to your existing skills, while earning a wage and gaining more advanced technical knowledge of bench joinery.
This course is for those employed in the construction industry as a bench joiner. You will come into College one day a week, to complete the underpinning knowledge and portfolio building to compile the evidence you need for your qualifications.The apprenticeship is made up of the following elements:
- NVQ 3 in Bench Joinery
- Level 3 Diploma in Bench Joinery
- Employment rights and responsibilities
- Personal learning and thinking skills
You will also study English and maths.*
English and maths - skills for your future
Employers and universities really value skills in English and maths. So, building on your existing knowledge of these subjects will help you prepare for your future career or further study. *If you are aged 16-18 and have not yet achieved GCSE English Language and Maths at grade C or above/grade 4 or above don’t worry - we’ll support you with the right lessons to increase your confidence in these essential employability skills.
Our courses are designed to help you achieve your ambitions, whether you plan to go on to a higher level of study or start a career. Employability and study skills will be included to help you develop the broad skills required by industry. They will vary from course to course and are designed to meet local and national employer needs.
Central College Nottingham, Beeston High Road, Chilwell, Nottingham NG9 4AH
Advanced Apprenticeship in Bench Joinery
Adults who are aged 19+ with appropriate industry experience but without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.
All applicants will be required to undertake an assessment in English and maths prior to enrolling.
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Each unit is continually assessed. You will present evidence of competence via practical assessments and the production of a personal portfolio.
After gaining work experience in the chosen occupational area there are also opportunities for you to progress into occupational work supervision, management, higher education or technical support areas.
Further study could include:
You will be required to wear Personal Protective Equipment at all times during your placement and at College when using any tools/machinery.
All of our full-time courses include a programme of study, helping you achieve your ambitions.
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...our tutors have a lot of industry experience which they pass on to us