Site Carpentry Apprenticeship Level 2
This Wood Occupations apprenticeship allows you to specialise in either Site Carpentry or Architectural Joinery.
As a Level 2 Site Carpentry apprentice you will be required to prepare and install basic building components (e.g. doors, straight staircases, wall and floor units and erecting structural carpentry and roof structures on a building site or in domestic and commercial premises).
As a Level 2 Architectural Joiner you will be required to produce building components by setting out, marking out and manufacturing basic architectural products including doors, windows, straight staircases and associated ironmongery.
Please note to complete an apprenticeship with us, you will be required to find an employer vacancy. If you do not have an employer, the below links are useful places to find an apprenticeship:
South Devon College is committed to supporting all interested students in finding an employer and offer careers guidance, CV writing skills and interview techniques to help support your search for an apprenticeship.
- You must have a GCSE Grade 2(E) in Maths or L1 functional skills
- You should have a genuine interest in this subject
Site Carpentry Standard:
Installing first fix components in the workplace.
Installing second fix components in the workplace.
Maintaining non structural carpentry in the workplace.
Erecting structural carcassing in the workplace.
Health and safety within a construction environment.
A range of hand and power tool skills.
Architectural Joinery Standard:
How to set up and use portable power tools.
How to set up and use woodworking machinery.
How to produce setting out details.
How to mark out joinery.
How to manufacture a range of joinery items
Overview of construction industry
As an employer supporting a Level 2 Site Carpentry apprentice, the apprentice is required to prepare and install basic building components e.g. doors, straight staircases, wall, and floor units, and erecting structural carpentry and roof structures on a building site or in domestic and commercial premises.
As an employer supporting a Level 2 Architectural Joinery apprentice, the apprentice is required to produce building components by setting out, marking out and manufacturing basic architectural products, including doors, windows, straight staircases and associated ironmongery.
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £0.00
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
"The College and my tutors have provided me with skills that I need to go forward with my business, and is really encouraging in putting skills into practice on a regular basis. Having a network of other talented students is really beneficial for me to build working relationships with and collaborate on projects I am working on at the moment."Jake Raine-Harries