Level 3



70 weeks


Rush Green


Sep 2020


Adult 19+

As part of Level 3 of the Diploma, you'll:

  • Contribute to establishing the operational area
  • Contribute to the progress of operations
  • Assist with the organisation of resources
  • Co-ordinate and install first and second fixings components and finishings
  • Co-ordinate and erect structural carcassing components
  • Produce timber and timber-based products using woodworking machines

This course features continuous assessment, covering practical activities, written work and oral tests. Students receive an assessment when they feel they are competent in a certain area of study.

Successful completion of Level 2 of the Diploma, or equivalent (NVQ Level 2 Carpentry & Joinery & Level 2 Construction Diploma)

Following successful completion of Level 3 you can move straight into a job.

If you want to continue your study, your qualification means you can skip part of the BTEC First Certificate in Construction course. You can also move on to Construction Technician qualifications.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.