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Construction and Engineering

On this course you will cover core subject areas such as health and safety and learn key skills including dismantling access equipment and working platforms developing customer relationships carrying out masonry trade repairs painting and decorating trade repairs plastering trade repairs plumbing trade repairs wood trade repairs tiling trade repairs and roofing trade repairs.

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    Entry Requirements

    • 4 GCSEs D-F / or 3-2 (in 2017 GCSEs) - Relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit or above - Relevant industry experience to Level 1 or above.

    Assessment Method

    The course is 20% theory (classroom based) and 80% practical (workshop based).

    Aims of the course

    To promote high quality learning that meets the demands of the construction industry.

    Progression Opportunities

    After successful completion of this course you could progress to Level 3 Building Maintenance for example or another construction qualification including an apprenticeship. Alternatively you could enter employment in the construction sector for example working in a construction housing or facilities management company.

    Facilities

    Classroom based lessons and practical workshop plus a minimum of one week's work experience.

    Career Options

    Progression on to an apprenticeship. What can I earn as a construction worker? When you're deciding what to study post-16 it's important to think about where your course will lead. As a qualified construction worker you'll be starting on a career path with loads of opportunity for progression and a good salary in your sights.

Course Details

Venue Deptford Bridge
Day/Eve Day
Mode Full Time
Duration 35 weeks
Start Date 05/09/2022
End Date 23/06/2023
Course Code 3MTAC9S0

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

16-18 Free
19-24 £ 2,085
24+ Please Enquire
International £9,000

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