The course is based around on - site assessment and training for trade operatives who wish to obtain a Level 3 NVQ in either Site Carpentry or Bench Joinery.
Throughout this course your Assessor will visit you to observe you in the workplace, undertaking work activities.
You will learn how to collect and compile a work based evidence portfolio, containing your work experience from:
This evidence can be in the form of photographs, witness statements, risk assessments, etc.
Below is the current Units of competence within this course of study. Optional Units can be chosen.
Level 3 NVQ Site Carpentry - a minimum of two optional units are required:
Level 3 NVQ Architectural Joinery (Bench Joinery) - a minimum of one optional unit is required:
At the start of the course your existing skills and industrial experiences will be mapped to the standards within the NVQ training specification. Any deficiencies in your trade knowledge, skills or understanding will be subject of action plan to enable you to gather additional or more appropriate evidence. You may be required to undertake periods of self - study within the workplace or at home, in your own time. Based on individual needs your progress will be monitored, reviewed and a subsequent action plan will be agreed between you and the assessor, in order to support you through the qualification.
If additional training is required you may need to attend college, subject to separate arrangements being agreed between your employer and the college.