Construction and the Built Environment Level 3 (Part-time)

The Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment is designed for people working in or planning to work in the sector of professional and technical construction.

This qualification is aimed at those entering into Quantity Surveying, Architecture, Site management, Surveying, Planning, Civil Engineering or Building Services and aligned professional construction jobs:

  • Providing opportunities for learners to achieve a nationally¬≠ recognised level 3 vocationally-specific construction, civil engineering or building services qualification.
  • Providing opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in work.
  • Providing education, training and the application of knowledge in technical areas that are directly relevant to the industry.
Course Content

Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment may include:

  • Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Sustainable Construction
  • Mathematics in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Science and Materials in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Construction Technology and Design in Construction and Civil Engineering
  • Building Technology in Construction
  • Project Management in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Graphical Detailing in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Measuring, Estimating and Tendering Processes in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Surveying in Construction and Civil Engineering
  • Computer-Aided Drafting and Design for Construction
  • Conversion and Adaptation of Buildings
  • Civil Engineering Construction
  • Principals and Applications of Management Techniques in the Construction Industry

All units are assessed via assignments, that include professional reports, presentations and practical observation

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE’s at A* – C (9-4) or above. Mature students will be considered on an individual basis if they do not meet the entry requirements.

Course Progression

Successful completion will allow opportunities to progress into Higher Education including Higher National Qualifications and degree programmes.

 

Career Opportunities

Professional career roles such as Surveyor, Estimator, Structural Engineer or Site Managers.

Construction and the Built Environment Level 3 (Part-time)
LevelLevel 3
LocationColchester
DurationTwo Years
Study ModePart-Time
CampusColchester Institute
Start DateSeptember 2020
AttendanceOne day per week
Price£5,421 (This fee covers the full two-year course)

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