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Joinery/Wood Occupations Level 3 Apprenticeship (CON1) at Barnsley College

Course description

This course gives you a great start for working in the construction industry as a carpenter or joiner. It covers a broad range of training preparing you for work on different types of sites from private houses to large building sites.

Course content

There are a number of mandatory and optional units You will study units from the list below which relate to your job role. You will also study: •Employment, Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Booklet •Level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths •Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) Mandatory Units Site Bench Installing bespoke first fixing components in the workplace Producing setting out details for routine bench/architectural joinery products in the workplace Installing bespoke second fixing components in the workplace Marking out from setting out details for routine bench/architectural joinery products in the workplace Confirming work activities and resources for an occupational work area in the workplace Manufacturing routine bench/atchitectural joinery products in the workplace Developing and maintaining good occupational working relationships in the workplace Confirming work activities and resources for an occupational work area in the workplace Confirming the occupational method of work in the workplace Developing and maintaining good occupational working relationships in the workplace Setting up and using transportable cutting and shaping machines in the workplace Confirming the occupational method of work in the workplace Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace Manufacturing bespoke bench/architectural joinery products in the workplace Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace Optional units 20 credits are required from one unit for Bench and 46 credits from 2 units for Site. Site Bench Erecting structural carcassing components in the workplace (20) Producing CAD setting of details in the workplace (30) Maintaining non structural or structural components in the workplace (29) Setting up and using fixing machinery in the workplace (24) Erecting complex roof structure carcassing components in the workplace (26) Producing setting out details for bespoke bench/architectural joinery products in the workplace (20)

Entry requirements

 

Successful completion of  Level 2 Apprenticeship in Joinery

plus Employed or written offer of employment in construction

plus Successful construction skills assessment

 

 

 

Assessment

You will be assessed by your assessor using a portfolio of evidence, practical demonstrations and assignments. You will be assessed both in College and in your place of work.

Financial information

You may be eligible for assistance with expenses such as travel, books, equipment and childcare.

For further information please contact the Student Services Team on +44 (0)1226 216 114.

Future opportunities

Upon completion you could progress onto further study relating to your role or apply for job roles including:

•Joiner

•Site Carpenter

Further information

Information Team

We have a dedicated team available to provide information on all of our courses and to help you to make the right choices about your future. The team are based at the Old Mill Lane site.

Drop in: Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm

Tel: 01226 216 123

Email: info@barnsley.ac.uk

Our Information Advisers visit schools and provide impartial information about training and education options for school leavers.

They can help with: • Applying for courses • Arranging taster days and visits to College • Information about course requirements

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 28 September 2017
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