Carpentry – Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery Advanced Apprenticeship

This course is designed to give you the relevant training and education required to become a successful site carpenter or bench joiner. Learning through practical and theory sessions at the College is teamed with work-based experience and training in order to achieve a Level 3 Diploma alongside an NVQ Level 3 in Carpentry or Joinery.

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  • Apprenticeship
  • Colchester
  • Braintree

34 weeks, over 1 year

Start Date Various starts throughout the year

1 day per week

Status Framework
Funding Apprenticeship Funding Bands

Employer Contribution Fee: £900

Employers with less than 50 employees who are recruiting an apprentice aged 16-18 years old will not be required to pay the contribution fee.

Any associated cost to the individual will be made clear at the interview.


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