Furniture Manufacturing Standards


The following new Furniture Manufacturing Standards have now been approved by Government for delivery.


The Furniture Manufacturer programme is designed to give a wide range of skills appropriate to the different occupations in the industry.

This apprenticeship covers the following occupational areas:

  • General Furniture Manufacturer
  • Bed Manufacturer
  • Modern Upholsterer
  • Furniture Finisher
  • Fitted Furniture Installer
  • Furniture Restorer
  • Modern Furniture Service Repairer
  • Foam  Convertor and Upholstery Cushion Interior Manufacturer
  • Wood Machinist
  • Furniture CNC Specialist


Business Services Support Standards – offered by WEBS


Business Administrator Level 3

Customer Service Practitioner Level 2

Customer Service Specialist Level 3

Trade Supplier Level 2

Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2

Learning  Mentor Level 3

Assessor Coach Level 4



For more information on the standards that are available or in development click here