About the course

This course will give you the knowledge, understanding and competencies required for gaining employment in the construction and built environment industries or for progressing to Higher Education. It will provide insight into the many different roles and disciplines available in the sector and focuses on the practical, theoretical and employability skills needed to become a construction professional. The course will also teach you to promote yourself to employers.

What you will study

  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • Construction design and technology
  • Architecture and design
  • Construction site and project management
  • Sustainable processes
  • Hand drafting techniques and CAD drawing
  • Land and building surveying
  • Land and property law Building inspection
  • Civil and structural engineering
  • Science and materials
  • Communication and IT

Assessment

  • Practical assessments and online unit tests

Entry requirements

  • Direct entry by successful completion of the Construction Level 3 90 Credit Diploma

Moving forward

  • Employment or promotion in your current job
  • Construction and the Built Environment - Higher National Certificate
  • Construction Management - Higher National Diploma.

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