Construction Apprenticeships

Carpentry and Joinery

Carpentry and Joinery

Posted: 26th Jul, 2021

Sector: Construction

On completion of the apprenticeship, learners will be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Identify and confirm carpentry or joinery requirements and components against specification/drawings/CAD/BIM and in accordance with Building Regulations
  • Locate, handle, store, load, transport and position materials and components safely, minimising damage so they are ready for application
  • Prepare the site/workshop (including access equipment when necessary), power and hand tools appropriate to the project
  • Calculate the most efficient quantity, length and area of resources
  • Use and maintain hand tools, power tools and associated equipment to achieve optimum performance
  • Maintain a clear and tidy workspace and ensure that waste materials are disposed of in accordance with current legislation
  • Carry out quality checks against specification and take remedial action where required or instructed