Carpentry and Joinery Advanced Apprenticeship | City & Guilds NVQ Diploma Level 3
Why this course?
This advanced apprenticeship will allow you to gain the practical skills and theoretical knowledge necessary to become a carpenter or joiner at and advanced level.
The role of a carpenter involves carrying out advanced skilled work, primarily using timber products, either on a construction site, or in a workshop, creating and installing building components. The advanced carpenter and joiner is able to undertake complex job tasks, requiring high levels of practical skills and knowledge, in addition to managing their own work and leading small teams.
An advanced site Carpenter or Architectural Joiner has responsibility for managing their own and other people's work, as well as being required to complete complex and non-standard work. Examples of complex tasks include curved products, irregular joints and bespoke work.
Pathway 1: An Advanced Site Carpenter will normally work on a building site, or in domestic and commercial premises, preparing and installing complex and often bespoke building components e.g. high quality doors, shaped linings, staircases with turns, complex wall and floor units, erecting bespoke structural carpentry (inclined roofs and joists) and erecting complex roof structures (e.g.inclined roofs with hips, valleys and dormers).
Pathway 2: An Advanced Architectural joiner will normally be employed in a workshop, producing complex building components by setting out, marking out and manufacturing bespoke architectural products (e.g.doors,windows,staircases with turns and panelling/cladding).