Our wood qualifications

We have a broad range of wood industry qualifications – from decking and cladding to timber treatment and wood products manufacture. These are complemented by a bank of cross sector qualifications which cover retail, shopfitting and trade business services.

Engineered wood level 2

The Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Engineered Wood is a national qualification consisting of mandatory and optional units.

Engineered wood level 3

The Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Engineered Wood is a national qualification consisting of mandatory and optional units.

Furniture and wood processing level 3

The Level 3 NVQ Furniture and Wood Processing is a national qualification consisting of mandatory and optional units. Individuals choose units that match their job role.

Furniture and wood processing technician (CNC Machining) level 3

The primary purpose of the qualification is to enable individuals to demonstrate specific competence…

Furniture CNC technician level 2

This qualification is designed to develop and assess the competent performance of Furniture CNC Specialists

Installing timber decking and cladding level 2

This qualification is aimed at those who install timber decking and cladding, this could be on a construction site or domestic premises.

Timber and panel products level 2

It is a nationally recognised, single unit qualification which provides learners with basic knowledge of the different types of timber and timber products, how they are processed and their uses in construction.

Timber treatment level 2

This qualification is aimed at anyone working in timber treatment. This is a work based qualification this means you need to be employed to study this qualification.

Wood machining level 2

This qualification is aimed at those who are employed by a range of business sectors to cut, shape and prepare materials providing component parts for their product range.

Wood machining level 3

This qualification is suitable if you wish to pursue a career in wood machining roles within the furniture industry. Ideally you should already have completed the Level 2 Diploma in Wood Machining or have an understanding of basic wood machining skills.

Wood machining CNC machines level 3

This qualification covers the advanced practical skills and knowledge required to work on CNC machines within the wood machining industry.

Wood products manufacturing level 2

The purpose of the qualifications is to enable individuals to demonstrate trade specific competence and knowledge appropriate for the day to day activities in a manufacturing environment using wood.

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