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Qualification name Diploma in Construction Skills
Qualification level 1
Awarding organisation City & Guilds of London Institute
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 6th September 2022
Cost description Fee On Application
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

You will be introduced to the world of construction at our dedicated training facility comprising of full-scale workshops, where you will be taught by qualified, experienced staff that have all had industry based experience within their vocational areas. They will guide and assist you in your learning and help you to fully understand the particulars of this profession. State of the art workshops, equipped with professional quality tools, means that you will be learning in an environment which simulates a real-life building site. Course themes: - Health, safety & welfare in construction- Painting & decorating - Plastering, block paving, concrete finishes- Basic plumbing & carpentry - locks, latches & woodwork joints You will be given the opportunity to gain CSCS (construction skills certification scheme) card and undertake work experience. If you are 16 to 19 years old on a full-time course, you will be offered balanced, high quality study programmes to open up your options and give you the best chance of progression into further training opportunities or lasting employment. We will also create opportunities for students to take part in work experience. A study programme consists of a substantial core programme of study (bricklaying), combined with maths, English and any additional learning or work experience. If you have not yet achieved GCSE grade 4 in English and maths at 16 you will be required to continue to studying these subjects, by taking Functional Skills. For the non-qualification hours, you are also required to undertake an employability programme and/or where appropriate work experience, which is relevant to their course of study. Practical sessions will take place in dedicated construction workshops and theory in a mixture of classroom/workshop and home study environments. You will develop basic knowledge, technical and practical skills across a variety of trade subjects.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

4 GCSEs at grades 2-1 including English or maths.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

You will be continuously assessed throughout the course, this will involve both practical and theoretical aspects to enable you to complete unit assessments online and practical assessments at the end of each unit.

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Name Haybridge Road
Address Haybridge Road
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Phone 01952 642200

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