Part-time Level 3 Technical Certificate in Construction and the Built Environment (57522)

What topics are covered by the course?

What you will study.

You will study four mandatory units for this qualification. Please note there is no optional content in this qualification.

You will study:
Health and Safety
Construction Principles
Construction design
Construction Technology

How you will learn.

Through a combination of formal and informal sessions including practical and resource-based learning activities with tutorial back-up.

The delivery of the course aims to develop both knowledge but also transferable skills for both employment and higher education. With these elements of the programme will enable you to:

Develop the ability to learn independently
Develop the ability to actively research
Develop further your communication skills through group activity and presentation work.

Course Structure

Classroom 80%; Practical 20%

Who should attend?

Entry Requirements

You are expected to hold a suitable Level 2 qualification or equivalent or to have suitable work experience.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Further Study

Successful completion of this Level 3 qualification will enable you to progress to the BTEC Edexcel Level 4 HNC Construction and the Built Environment (offered by Wakefield College).

Career Opportunities

Successful students regularly gain technician status in the fields of Architecture and Design, Quantity Surveying, Estimation, Buying, Building Surveying, Site Management, Clerk of Works, Building Control, Site Foremanship and Supervision, Structural Engineering.

How will I be assessed?

Two units are externally assessed through examination and synoptic assessment. These are set for January and May.
Two units are assessed through assignment work.

Venue Wakefield city campus
Programme Level Level 3
Full-time/Part-time Part Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date September, January
Day/Evening Day
Awarding Body City and Guilds

Guide Price: Please contact us for details

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Construction »
Duration: 1 years
Qualification: Level 3 Diploma

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This course is conducted at:

  • Castleford Campus

    Castleford Campus

    Wakefield College
    Castleford Campus
    West Yorkshire

    WF2 8QZ