• Who is it suitable for?

    If you have an interest in the construction industry and enjoy working with wood, this career is the right choice for you.

    What’s involved?

    Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations

    Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry

    Units include:

    • Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
    • Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
    • Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
    • Installing First Fixing Components in the Workplace
    • Installing Second Fixing Components in the Workplace
    • Erecting Structural Carcassing Components in the Workplace
    • Maintaining Non-structural Carpentry Work in the Workplace
    • Setting Up and Using Transportable Cutting and Shaping Machines in the Workplace

    Course Details

    Course duration: 18 months

    Delivery method: 1 day a week at our local Training Centre and site visits from the assessors. Other flexible delivery options maybe available. Access to Onefile, your online portfolio.

    Assessment methods: Questioning – Written and Oral, assessment of work place activities, Practical Assignments, Multiple Choice Unit End Tests, Online Testing of Knowledge.

    Entry requirements: No prior experience required. Employed within a Site Carpentry job role. A good standard of English and Maths is required. Entry will be based on initial assessments and an interview.