Level 3 NVQ in Wood Occupations - Bench Joinery at City Training Services
This involves 8 Mandatory Units and 3 Optional Units. The Apprentice will attend College for 1 day each week. Apprentices will be observed and assessed by fully qualified and experienced tutors at college and Work Based recorders in the workplace. The Apprentice will receive full support whilst training and will have a dedicated training co-ordinator who will give pastoral support, maintain regular contact and conduct a progress review every 10 weeks. Prior to completing the Apprenticeship the Apprentice will have completed a comprehensive portfolio of evidence showing competency in all areas of Bench Joinery.
Knowledge Based Evidence
There is a Diploma to complete for the Apprenticeship, comprising 7 Mandatory Units, 2 Optional Units and a series of End Tests including Practical Assessments. This part of the qualification is the underpinning knowledge the Apprentice will need to do the job effectively, covering Workplace Health & Safety, Developing and Maintaining Good Working Relationships and Methods of Work.
Functional Skills in Application of Number and Communications at Level 2 are part of the framework but GCSE Grade C’s in English and Maths will exempt the Apprentice from doing these.
QCF211:- Confirming the Occupational Method of Work
QCF209:- Confirming Work Activities and Resources for an Occupational Work Area
QCF641:- Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare
QCF210:- Developing and maintaining Good Occupational Working Relationships
QCF16:- Manufacturing Routine Bench/Architectural Joinery Products
QCF15:- Marking Out from Setting Out Details for Routine bench/Architectural Joinery Products
QCF14:- Producing Setting Out Details for Routine Bench/Architectural Joinery Products
QCF633:- Setting Up and using Fixed Machinery
QCF28:- Producing CAD Setting Out Details
QCF634:- Producing Setting Out Details for Bespoke Bench/Architectural Products
QCF632:- Manufacturing Bespoke Bench/Architectural Joiner Products
H501/7439:- Knowledge of Information, Quantities and Communicating with Others
Y501/7440:- Information, Quantities & Communicating with Others
H501/7442:- Knowledge of Building Methods and Construction Technology
M501/7444:- Building Methods and Construction Technology
K501/7636:- Know how to Set Up and Use Fixed and Transportable Machinery
M501/7637:- Set Up and Use Fixed and Transportable Machinery
Y501/7650:- Know how to Manufacture Complex Shaped Joinery Products
D501/7651:- Manufacture Complex Shaped Joinery Products
Y501/7454:- Know how to Carry Out Safe Working Practices
D501/7455:- Carry Out Safe Working Practices
H501/7652:- Know how to Produce Complex Shaped Joinery Product Details
M501/7654:- Produce Complex Shaped Joinery Product Details
There is no Requirement for GCSE’s at Specific Levels but there is a requirement that the Apprentice will have completed his/her Level 2 NVQ Course.
On Site Assessment by College Assessor, End Tests in College, Classroom/Workshop Assessment by Tutor and Portfolio Evidence.
Upon Completion of this Course the Apprentice will be a Fully Skilled Level 3 NVQ Bench Joiner.
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How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City Training Services directly.