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Up Level Ltd

NVQ Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery Diploma

On-Site Assessment
for Experienced Carpenters and Joiners

  • Dead simple! We've cut out all academic terminology
  • We cover all of UK (no time of work required)
  • Dedicated assessor & guidance provided
  • If we can't guarantee results, we don't take your money
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NVQ Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery Diploma allowing to apply for a Supervisory (Gold) cscs card
After your successful completion, you'll be able to apply for a Supervisory (Gold) CSCS card! *

NVQ Level 3 Carpentry & Joinery Requirements

The NVQ Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery assessment course is designed for advanced site carpenters who also carry out supervisory duties, ideally with 5+ years of experience and those able to carry out and demonstrate the advanced carpentry and joinery skills for the Level 3 Carpentry qualification.

NVQ Level 3 Carpentry and Joinery Fast Track
NVQ level 3 carpentry and joinery fast track
Assessment type On-site assessment
Prev. experience Required
Price See the booking form below
Dedicated assessor Yes; with a direct contact number
Assessment timescale 2+ months
Fast Track assessment 3-8 weeks guaranteed (optional)
Guidance & support Yes; we're here to help
Classroom attendance No; this is on-site assessment
Our coverage All of UK
Remote Assessments Yes; video calls (Zoom, Teams)
Exams No

The advanced carpenter is expected to know how to:

1. install 3 of the bespoke first fix components

2. install bespoke second fix components

3. erecting 1 of the structural carcassing components

4. repair (maintain) 4 of non-structural or structural components

5. set up and use 3 of the cutting machines

6. set up and use 2 of the shaping machines

7. set up and use 2 of the shaping machines

8. supervise carpentry activities in the workplace

The NVQ carpentry & joinery assessment portfolio must cover assessment criteria demonstrating the candidate’s ability to follow project Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS). Hence, the experienced carpenter should have the required skills and knowledge in order to carry out work safely, according to the project safety guidelines.

Carpentry NVQ Level 2
If you feel that you don't have yet enough experience for the NVQ Level 3 Carpentry then you might want to consider the less advanced, NVQ Level 2 Carpentry qualification.

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* to apply for a CSCS card, you must have a valid H&S test, passed within the last two years