Fitted furniture

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Our range of fitted furniture qualifications.

There are two types of qualification available. The first of these, the NVQ in fitted furniture installation supports delivery of the new furniture manufacturer apprenticeship standard. The following three qualifications can form part of the furniture, furnishings and interiors apprenticeship framework.

OAL Level 2 NVQ in Fitted Furniture Installation – 603/0206/9

This qualification was developed with support from the Furniture Industry Employer Trailblazer Group, British Furniture Manufacturers, British Contract Furniture Association, FIRA, The Furniture Makers and the National Bed Federation.  It can be used to underpin the delivery of the furniture manufacturer apprenticeship standard.

OAL Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Fitted Furniture Installation – 601/7611/8 (Expires 31.12.18)

This qualification is part of the furniture, furnishings and interiors apprenticeship framework.  It covers the occupational basic practical skills and knowledge required to work in fitted furniture and interiors roles within the furniture industry.

OAL Level 2 Diploma in Furniture Installation – 601/7732/9 (Expires 31.12.18)

This qualification is part of the furniture, furnishings and interiors apprenticeship framework.  It covers the occupational basic practical skills and knowledge required to work in fitted furniture and interiors roles within the furniture industry.

OAL Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fitted Furniture Installation – 601/7612/X

This qualification is part of the furniture, furnishings and interiors apprenticeship framework.   It covers the advanced occupational practical skills and knowledge required to work in fitted furniture and interiors roles within the furniture industry.

Furniture manufacturer apprenticeship standard

Occupational Awards Limited (OAL) offers the qualifications which supports the delivery of the various pathways in the furniture manufacturer standard, we are also approved to offer apprentice end-point assessment services for furniture manufacturer apprenticeships.

To view the standard, please click here.

End-point assessment for furniture manufacturer

The end-point assessment can take place either in the workplace or in a recognised facility.  The EPA includes:

  1. Multiple choice test
  2. Observation
  3. Professional discussion covering portfolio of work

Performance in the EPA will determine the apprenticeship grade of fail, pass, or distinction.