The occupation involves carrying out skilled work, primarily using timber products, either on a construction site, or in a workshop, creating and installing building components. This is a core and options apprenticeship, with two pathways: Pathway 1: A Site Carpenter will normally work on a building site, or in domestic and commercial premises, preparing and fixing building components, from the initial erection of a new building, through to the installation of all necessary fixtures and fittings, as well as a range of repair and maintenance activities.Pathway 2: An Architectural Joiner will normally be employed in a workshop producing timber based building components and other architectural products, such as doors, windows, units and staircases, which are then transported to construction sites to be installed by site carpenters.
Entry CriteriaApprentices must be in paid employment in the relevant industry to cover the requirements of the standard. Assessments in English and Maths may need to be taken to determine if the applicant would be suitable for the Apprenticeship and to look at additional support if required. The apprentice will need to complete an area induction before course commencement. The Apprentice must have a contract of employment and to be covered under their employer's relevant insurance.
CHICHESTER COLLEGE GROUP