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Carpentry and Joinery (Level 2 Traineeship)
Apprenticeships & Traineeships
Applications for Further Education courses 24/25 opening early 2024
Course: Open College Network NI (OCN NI) Level 2 Traineeship Carpentry and JoineryCampus: SpringtownType: Full TimeStart Date:Fees:
Course: Open College Network NI (OCN NI) Level 2 Traineeship Carpentry and JoineryCampus: GreystoneType: Full TimeStart Date:Fees:
- Site location Springtown Limavady Greystone
UK Requirements4 GCSEs Grades D-G to include Maths Grade D and English Grade E
ROI Requirements4 OLCs Grades O5-O8 to include Maths Grade O5 and English Grade O6
Students will be required to attend work experience which will be organised on a weekly basis or in blocks throughout the calendar year.
Uniform - PPE Colle covers the cost.
Further StudyOn successful completion of the Level 2 qualification it is possible to progress onto full time employment on Apprenticeship NI programme with further options for progression including a Higher National Certificate, Higher National Diploma, NEBOSH, or a degree.
Career Prospects• Newly trained Joiners can earn in the range of £14,000 - £17,000• Trained with experienced Joiners can earn in the range of £20,000 - £35,000• Senior/master craft bench/site joiners can earn in the range of £30,000 - £50,000 salaries depend on location, employer, level of responsibility, and the amount of overtime worked. Self-employed bench joiners set their own pay rates.Carpenters and Joiners with the right skills and qualifications can become College Lecturers.
I studied Level 2 Maths and English and successfully passed both. It was a great course, and it was great working in a smaller group. I’ve made friends for life and I’m considering progressing to another part-time course with the College.Paul Cotton (Strabane)
I am now Operations Manager at the City Hotel. Anyone thinking about returning to education has nothing to worry about. I would 100% recommend the HLA process.Gary Peoples