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Work Preparation for Building and Construction

Course Code: CICI

Level: 1
Subject area: Construction & the Building Trades
Awarding body: OCNL
Qualification: Certificate
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Evening
Duration: 13 weeks
When you'll study: Various days, 6.00pm-9.00pm

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About the course

Do you want to learn a new skill? On this course, you’ll learn basic skills for building and construction work in a supportive and friendly environment that will help you get to grips with industry terms and phrases. This course is ideal for those who are keen to begin a career in construction. It will provide you a solid foundation from which you can move onto higher level courses of specialise in a trade such as plumbing, bricklaying or decorating.

What you'll learn

This course will cover four main areas to give you an overview of the construction trade;

  • responsible working practice
  • personal presentation in the workplace
  • pipework skills
  • plastering operations.
Entry requirements

You will need to have entry level 2 functional skills in English in order to be successful on this course.

Assessments/Exams

There will be two practical assessments and two short, written exams.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2018/19 (August 2018 – July 2019). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2019/20.

Although we’re not yet able to confirm the start date for this course, applications are now welcome, just complete and return an application form.