Carepenter & Joiner. Is it an apprenticeship or not?

Discussion in 'Sappers' started by no_surrender_rfc1690, Mar 30, 2011.

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  1. At the stage of awaiting date for ADSC now. Looking to join as carpenter & joiner but what I really want to no is if you actually getting the same qualifications as you would if you were to complete an apprenticeship in civvy life?? This is mainly one of the reasons why I am looking to join you see. I did ask recruiter at careers office and he said 'kind of' then what I felt, he avoided the topic. Dont no if my age makes a difference to it but im 25. Bit confused tbh and obviously would rather no before I commited myself to a minimum of 4 years in the Army. Any help would be much appreciated. Cheers
  2. If your only reason for joining is to gain civvy quals then I would walk away, in fact I want you to!