Furniture Production and UpholsteryAdvanced Apprenticeship • Level 3
About the course
The ability to make your own furniture is a skill that many would love to have. Working alongside a local employer, Apprentices on this programme will learn the design and production process; prepare fabrics for upholstery, hand-craft furniture, veneer and polish. Each Apprentice enrolled on this programme will get the chance to display their work at a prestigious exhibition at Towneley Hall, welcoming high profile guests to the month long event.
Type of LearningApprenticeship
Study ModeFull Time
Awarded ByCity & Guilds
Location ByBurnley College
A minimum of five GCSEs at Grade 5 or above in a good range of subjects including GCSE English Language, Mathematics and Science. Applicants must be hardworking, reliable and motivated. As part of the interview process, Apprentices will undertake a BKSB assessment in English, Mathematics and ICT. You may also need to sit the Construction Skills Structured Learning Exercise if your employer requests it. Applicants who do not meet the exact entry requirements but hold relevant industry experience are encouraged to apply. Applicants who do not meet the exact entry requirements may also be considered.
You will be assessed via onsite assessments, practical tasks and on-line exams.
Apprenticeships are an increasingly attractive option for employers of all sizes wanting to bring new talent into their business. An Apprentice can be a solution for your business if you want to: • Develop new talent to meet your needs • Free up existing staff to take on more responsibility • Give your team new skills and energy • Give a young person a career opportunity.