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Apprenticeship Framework in Construction

Building Level 2/3

The Apprenticeships in Construction Building is for learners who work in or who want to work in a working construction environment in roles such as bricklayer, carpenter, painter and decorator or general maintenance.

Pathways available:

Level 2:-

Pathway 1 - Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting

Pathway 2 - Maintenance Operations

Pathway 3 - Trowel Occupations

Pathway 4 - Wood Occupations

Level 3:

Pathway 1 - Trowel Occupations

Pathway 2 - Wood Occupations

Credits must be achieved from a range of mandatory and optional units.

Functional Skills:

Functional Skills are skills that are needed in a range of activities in education and training, work and life in general. For this framework you will be required to achieve the following:

- Mathematics Level 1 (Intermediate Apprenticeship)/Level 2 (Advanced Apprenticeship)

- English Level 1 (Intermediate Apprenticeship)/Level 2 (Advanced Apprenticeship)

Successful completion of these Functional Skills is essential to complete the framework.

Earnings:

The National Minimum Wage for an Apprentice is £3.40 per hour - however most employers tend to pay significantly above this rate. As skills develop many employers tend to increase wages.

The hourly rate is paid for time working in the workplace and training both on and off the job including College time.

Apprentices aged 19 years or over who have already spent a year on an apprenticeship must be paid for at least the full National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age:

18-20 years £5.55 per hour (increasing to £5.60 April 2017)

21-24 years £6.95 per hour (increasing to £7.05 April 2017)

25 and over £7.20 per hour (increasing to £7.50 April 2017)

Holidays:

Holidays will be agreed with the employer. The minimum entitlement is 20 days per year plus Bank Holidays.

On completion of the qualification candidates may progress into full-time employment and/or further education (eg. Level 2 onto Level 3 Apprenticeship)

What the course leads to

On completion of the qualification candidates may progress into full-time employment and/or further education (eg. Level 2 onto Level 3 Apprenticeship)

Qualification(s)

Entry Requirements

When the course runs

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

Course Location

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L3 6BN

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