Starting to think about your next steps in Summer 2023? Come along to our November Open Days at Abingdon and Witney campuses for a chat with a tutor or careers adviser? For full details see our Events page - and keep an eye out for all our future events throughout the year.
And, if you have started in Sixth Form but are unsure if you have made the right choice you can pop along to our 'It's Not Too Late!' events on Wednesday afternoons.
Course code: XMZR168P
Subject area: Apprentices
Study level: Apprenticeship
Course level: 2
5:44am - 5:44am
1st Aug 2022 - 31st Jul 2023
01235 216 216
Kick-start your career in the world of carpentry with our apprenticeship
Carpenters carry out skilled work, primarily using timber products, either on a construction site, or in a workshop, creating and installing building components. Roles are usually identified as either Site Carpentry or Architectural Joinery.Site Carpenters normally work on a building site or in homes or commercial premises. They will prepare and fix building components from construction of new buildings through to installation or fixtures and fittings, they might also carry out a wide range of repair and maintenance jobs.An Architectural Joiner will usually be based in a workshop, making timber-based building components and architectural products, such as doors, windows, units and staircases. These will then be transported to a construction site where they’ll be installed by site carpenters.