Oak Frame Post and Beam Installation Operative

Module name

Day off job training

General Health and Safety NVQInduction, ERR and CSCS test


Sector Introduction


Using and Maintaining Framing Hand Tools Mod 3


Using and Maintaining Framing Power Tools 


Lifting and Moving Heavy Timbers 0.5
Setting out Structural Timber frames 3.5
Scribing Timbers for Structural Timber Frames 1.5
Fabricating Structural Timber Frames 3
Selecting, Converting and Using Timber 1
Introduction to Joint Design and Frame Engineering 2.5
Slinger/Signaller for Oak Framers 1
Working at Height for Oak Framers 1
Site Erection of Structural Timber Frames
Emergency First Aid at Work
PASMA Mobile Access Tower 1
Design & Drawing for Structural Timber Frames  1.5
Timber Conservation & Repairing Timber Frames  2
Total 25 Days

NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (Construction) - Structural Post and Beam Carpentry

18 months - Off job modules spread over 12 months, followed by six months' portfolio build and assessment.

Oak Frame Training Forum - OFTF
Contact: Nigel Howe
07899 794125

Email OFTF for details on start dates in 2018

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