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Site Carpentry - Level 3 at South Devon College

Course description

The advanced apprenticeship in Site Carpentry is a progression from the Level 2 intermediate apprenticeship. The advanced apprenticeship will take one year to complete and requires outstanding achievement from the Level 2 apprenticeship, both in the College and in your place of work with your employer. This programme places great emphasis on bespoke carpentry and on-site supervisory skills, enabling you to work to a higher standard and develop the skills you will need to excel in this industry.

Course content

  • Setting up and using power tools
  • Bespoke first fix, including frames, shaped linings, partitions and staircases
  • Bespoke second fix, including side hung doors, ironmongery, mouldings, service encasement,
  • wall and floor units, panelling and stair components
  • Complex roofing
  • Managing a building site/small project
  • Managing people on-site
  • Gantt charts, building regulations, specifications, info sheets, drawings and risk
  • assessments

Entry requirements

  • You will be required to have achieved Maths at Level 1
  • You will be required to have achieved English at Level 1
  • You must have completed an appropriate vocational qualification at Level 2
  • You will be required to carry out an aptitude test

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Devon College directly.

Last updated date: 27 November 2015
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