Construction is one of the largest industries in the UK. The industry is continually growing to meet the demands of current and future built environment needs.
Many of these growth areas within the industry are providing exciting employment and career opportunities for construction technicians in a wide range of roles.
This qualification is suitable to anyone who wishes to learn about how buildings, infrastructure, and landscape environments are created and maintained.
Studying this qualification will open up the world of the built environment sector which covers all aspects of the creation of our towns and cities to ensure a sustainable future.
This one year full time qualification involves studying practical and knowledge skills and competencies needed within a technical role in the built environment sector.
The programme content is aimed at providing an essential understanding of construction technology and design, land surveying, building surveying, quantity surveying and project management subjects.
This qualification carries UCAS points, and successful completion of this qualification will provide progression to university, higher apprenticeship or direct entry into work within the industry.
Many of those studying this qualification go on to trainee positions in the following roles – Construction design technicians including architectural technologists, land and building surveying, quantity surveying and project management roles.
A wide range of Construction and the Built environment subjects are studied including compulsory topics to include the following units –
The qualification is assessed through one synoptic assignment project and one written examination.
5 GCSE’s with minimum grade C or above in Maths and English
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