Drylining apprenticeship course
Duration: 24 months
Structure: 18 weeks of training over 18 months, plus on-the-job experience
Location: Bircham Newton (Norfolk)
Start dates: 20 September and 06 December
This apprenticeship course is for people who want to gain a vocational qualification in interior systems installation while gaining industry experience.
Furthermore, you’ll receive training in the theory of partition, drywall and ceiling installation, as well as enjoy comprehensive practical experiences in the featured categories of training.
The course will cover practical principles in:
You’ll learn basic skills, knowledge and awareness in:
You’ll also focus on personal skills in:
Teaching and assessment
18 weeks’ training delivered over 18 months
Block 1: 2 weeks
Block 2: 4 weeks
Block 3: 4 weeks
Block 4: 4 weeks
Block 5: 4 weeks
Qualifications you gain
- Level 2 Interior systems Installer
- MEWPS IPAF accreditation
- Level 1 Functional Skills, working towards L2 (test must be taken)
Methods of assessment
You’ll be regularly assessed using a range of methods, including written assessment, practical assessment, verbal questioning and presentation, and multiple-choice testing. You’ll also be required to complete college-based and site-based activity journals. You’ll be given ongoing clear, direct and constructive feedback to enable you to make progress and successfully complete the course.
Entry L3 Maths and English.
To help us assess your suitability for the course, you'll need to complete a skills learning exercise and possibly attend college for further tests.
The course involves:
- strenuous physical activity
- confined space working
- working at heights
- wearing PPE/RPE
- working to deadlines.
How to apply
After this course
You can be assessed for higher NVQs at the National Construction College. We provide details to all trainees.