Apprenticeship Standard in Carpentry and Joinery - STN239/ST264 - YR1 - DVC

Construction, Planning and the Built Environment

Construction, Planning and the Built Environment
Construction, Planning and the Built Environment

What will you be working towards?

Code D21STL2239101
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Unknown/Not applicable
Course type Full Time


You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations, and will specialise in either Site Carpentry or Architectural Carpentry. You will be given the opportunity to achieve nationally recognised qualifications whilst gaining practical skills within the workplace.

You will work towards your qualification whilst attending college one day per week to carry-out your practical and written assessments.


  • Work Safely and be aware of key Health, Safety and Welfare Issues
  • Plan and carry out work to Commercial Standards of Quality and Speed
  • Moving, Handling and Storing Resources and Materials
  • Legislation and Guidance
  • Interpret and Follow Verbal and Written Instructions
  • Select the Required Materials such as correct Timber, Tools and Fixings
  • Access, Interpret and Use Drawings and Specifications
  • Communication and Complying with Instructions and Directions from Rrade Supervisors and Site Managers
  • Understanding and Interpreting Relevant Product Information and Specifications
  • Understand How to Calculate Quantity, Length, Area and Wastage of Resources
  • Understand the Characteristics, Quality, Uses, Sustainability, Limitations and Defects associated with Timber and Timber-based Products and Components

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • A Knowledge Assessment (Short Written Exam and Oral Questioning)
  • A Practical Skills Test in the College

Your next steps...

  • Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 4 Site Manager Apprenticeship Standard