Furniture (Making and Installing Furniture) Apprenticeship Level 3 at Warwickshire College Group
This programme is for those working in the Furniture/ Cabinet Making/ Furniture Installation industries who have already gained a Level 2 qualification, it will provide them with formal qualifications in Making and Installing Furniture and provide them with further skills in Cabinet Making, Technical Drawing, Health and Safety, Customer Relations, Workflow Improvement.
Part of the programme will be studied at college on a day release basis and part will be completed by collecting evidence in a portfolio and being assessed in the work place.
Hence, the fact that the candidate will need to have employment in the right sector, i.e. furniture making, kitchen/ cabinet fitting, furniture installation.
Work/ Competence Based part of the Apprenticeship.
Candidates must achive the ONE mandatory unit and FIVE or more optional units, at least ONE from set A and the other FOUR from set A or set B
231 Ensure your actions reduce risks to health and safety.
C&G unit Set A
351 Imrove quality and workflow in a commercial environment
352 Define and develop standard operation procedures within furniture
226 Develop customer relationships
353 Provide technical advice on furniture production operations
354 Configure furniture production equipment for operation
355 Produce and maintain jigs and templates
356 Solve and prevent furniture prodction problems
357 Produce furniture design prototypes
358 Produce furniture production specifications
362 Quality assure and co-ordinate placements
320 Improve customer relationships
College/ Knowledge-based part of the Apprenticeship (Technical Certificate)
Health & safety Training - safe working practices
Traditional and Modern Cabinet Making: Joints, Construction and Fittings
Materials Technology: Timber and Timber Based Materials
English Level 2
Maths Level 2
ICT Level 2
Flexible on-site assessments to blend theory and work based learning
Technical Certificate and Key Skills at College
Method of Assessment:
Job records/ evidence portfolio
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Warwickshire College Group directly.