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Skills for Working in the Construction Industry (16-18 ONLY)

Skills for Working in the Construction Industry (16-18 ONLY)

Course Overview

Vocationally focused learning will introduce learners to popular industry sectors and equip them with the appropriate skills and knowledge to perform well in job applications and interviews.

Skills for Work qualifications also address the values, principles, skills and attitudes for working in

different vocational sectors and are designed to get learners work ready.

Course Highlights

This course will give you the basic practical skills and knowledge and understanding in the following:-

  • Brickwork

  • Carpentry hand skills

  • Wall tiling

  • Painting and decorating

  • Plumbing


Assessment

Skills for Working in the Construction Industry

  • Portfolio of Evidence - Puts the centre in complete control – learners assessed as soon as they’re

      ready. Flexible and supportive quality assurance model.

  • Assignments – allow the learner to demonstrate practical skills where necessary. They are set by City

      & Guilds and marked by the centre.

  • On-line multiple choice tests – allow the learner to apply their underpinning knowledge. Tests are on

      demand so learners can be assessed as soon as they are   

      ready.


Career Opportunities and Further Study

Progression to Level 1 Plumbing, Level 1 Multi skills Construction or apprenticeship.


Entry Requirements

Evidence of a commitment to learn and the ability to study at this level shown at interview; and

English and Mathematics assessed at Entry 1 or above by College assessment.

A satisfactory reference may also be requested.


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