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Construction Building: Wood Occupations

This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.

Warning This apprenticeship is available to new starters until 1 August 2020

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £6,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • Bench joiner
  • Royal Engineer (Carpenter and Joiner)
  • Shopfitter Bench Joiner
  • Site Carpenter
  • Wheelwrights
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.

Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:

  • NVQ Certificate in Wood Occupations (Construction)
  • NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (Construction)

Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:

  • Diploma In Carpentry and Joinery (Military Engineering)
  • Diploma in Shopfitting Bench Joinery (Construction)
  • Diploma in Shopfitting Joinery

Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.

Professional registration
None specified.