Specialists in furniture industry qualifications and apprenticeships
Born out of the furniture industry we are proud to offer a complete range of furniture qualifications to meet the skills needs of the industry both now and in the future.
From standalone qualifications for those wanting to enter the industry, to NVQs for those who need to gain their CSCS cards along with a full portfolio of qualifications to support furniture manufacturer apprenticeships, we really do have everything.
“We came across a clerical problem very late in the certification process which could have prevented a learner getting on site with his new CSCS card. Despite it being out of hours, we got an immediate response from OAL and were provided with a clear cut solution. Customer service like this from OAL allows us to maintain a high degree of customer satisfaction right down the line for our clients, employers and learners.”
Furniture EPA services
We have developed slick and effective end-point assessment services designed around the needs of the industry and the apprentice. All those using our service will have access to a range of high quality documentation to support employer, training provider and apprentice.
Standards we offer.
We are currently approved by the Institute for Apprenticeships (IfA) to offer EPA for the following apprenticeship standards relevant to the furniture industry:
- Furniture manufacturer
- Team leader/supervisor
- Operations/department manager
- Retail team leader
- Supply chain practitioner
- Customer service practitioner
- Business administrator
- Trade supplier
If you want to use our end-point assessment services apply online or call 01235 432 032.
EPA for furniture manufacturer
The end-point assessment can take place in the workplace or in a recognised facility. The assessment itself will include:
- Multiple choice test
- Professional discussion covering portfolio of work
Performance in the EPA will determine the apprenticeship grade of fail, pass, or distinction.
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