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Advanced Apprenticeship in Bench Joinery (NFECN0014)

Course NameStart DateEnd DateCampusFee (Standard*) Fee (Advanced Learner Loan)  
Advanced Apprenticeship in Wood Occupations Y101/08/201931/07/2021North Notts College – Worksop CampusTBC TBC Available for enquiry or application

About this Course
This Apprenticeship programme gives you the opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications whilst working within the industry.

You will be required to attend College one day a week, whilst the rest of the course is undertaken on the job in your workplace.

The Apprenticeship is made up of two components which include a technical qualification and a knowledge based qualification.

What will I study?
  • Assemble furniture components
  • Prototype design in furniture
  • Research and product development
  • Supervision in a furniture environment
  • Health and safety in the work place
  • English and maths if required

Why study here?
  • You will work in industry-standard facilities at our Construction Centre on main site
  • You will participate in industry competitions such as Skill Build, World Skills Competitions and Inter-college Challenges
  • You will work with employers to gain hands-on experience in the construction industry and earn a salary while you learn

What are the entry requirements?
  • Level 1 qualification in Joinery however other relevant experience and qualifications will be considered on an individual basis
  • You will also undertake initial diagnostic tests and interview before starting the course

How to apply?
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Next Step button at the top of this page

For more information support with your enquiry or application please contact Student Services by emailing or by calling 01909 504500.

What courses can I progress onto?
Short industry-standard courses.

What career pathways are available?
  • Kitchen Fitter
  • Furniture Maker
  • Joiner

How will I be assessed?
Your course assessments may include:
  • A range of tutor assessed practical assignments
  • Online knowledge tests
  • On-site portfolio to demonstrate practical performance in the working environment

Additional Information
You will require to be equipped with PPE clothing including work trousers and safety shoes or boots.

Please Note
We make every effort to ensure information within our online course directory is accurate and a true representation of the courses we are offering in 2018-19 or 2019-20. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if necessary.