Construction & the Built Environment

Certificate in Construction Skills - Brickwork - R262

Wirral Waters Campus Full Time Level 1

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Training and developing practical skills whilst demonstrating the application of safe practice, progress is constantly monitored against set targets and practical tasks sheets which outline standards and expectations. Theory sessions underpin the benefits of applying different techniques whilst target setting and written feedback of students work will ensure students are prepared for on-line exams.

Course Details

Participate in practical activities that develop specialist techniques specific to brickwork, theory sessions outline the application of safe practices within the construction industry whilst developing an understanding of the materials and equipment used in brickwork and across other trades clarifying the sequential order when designing and structures and planning projects on site.

Entry Guidelines

This is a Study Programme and priority will be given to those aged 16-18 years of age.

Relevant Entry Level qualification or 3 GCSEs at Grade 2/E or above.

Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory reference.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Equipment Required

Steel toe capped boots.

Assessment Method

Observation of practical tasks and written knowledge tests.

Additional Information

PPE must be worn at all times in College and all students must arrive at sessions on time, prepared and ready to learn with pens, paper etc.

All students must be fully committed to attend every element of their study programme, Vocational, English, maths and Work Experience.

Where can I progress to?

Completion of a Level 1 programme will prepare students for progression at Level 2.

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Starting 31st August 2020 - Ending - 25th June 2021REF R262M001

If you are aged 16-18:

This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

If you are aged 19 or over:

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

This course is FREE if you are aged 19+, unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits or in work earning less than £17,550 annual gross salary (or £9/hour), and you do not have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11 to 4pm and Wednesdays 4 to 6.30pm (term time only).


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