CAREER PATHS: Royal Engineer (Carpenter and Joinery), Site Carpenter, Bench Joiner, Shopfitter Bench Joiner, Wheelwrights.

These Apprenticeships are suitable for site Carpenters who are working on a construction site or in domestic and commercial premises, to given specifications, carrying out site carpentry to first and second fixing (door frames, hanging doors, boxing pipes, window frames and floor joists), bench joiners working in a joiners shop producing wood products, to given specifications, for use by the site carpenter, such as doors, window frames and stair cases.

This course is suitable for people employed in the Carpentry/Joinery industry. The course includes practical skills, theory, assignments and project work. Your work-based experience will play a major part in the successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Meet our students

Tom Lincoln

Level 2

Carpentry (Bench Joinery) Apprenticeship

"I wanted to study an apprenticeship at Swindon College, as this was a better option than university. I like bench joinery and with this route, also get paid."

Meet our students

Gianluca Michienzi

Level 3

Carpentry (Site) Apprenticeship

"I'm slightly older than the average school leaver, so I wanted to get into employment and be earning while I was training. I'm really happy to be staying on with my employer James Woodhams, who has supported and helped me all the way through the programme."