Level 2

Construction and the Built Environment Level 2 Extended Certificate

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE Stephenson Road Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE Stephenson Road Campus

Overview

The UK construction industry employs over two million people. Skills gaps mean that opportunities exist for many highly skilled support workers as well as for those directly involved in building. This course is for those who want to pursue a career in the construction industry and will teach you general construction theory and practice, including: structure of the construction industry, exploring health, safety and welfare in construction, sustainability in the construction industry and construction drawing techniques.

Predicted Grades

Please be rest assured that we will continue to make an offer based on your predicted grades or by alternative assessments for entry conditions based on your circumstances.

Entry Requirements

  • GCSEs at grade 4/grade C in maths and English, or
  • Construction Level 1 Extended Certificate plus maths and English at level 1, or equivalent

Course Structure

  • Structure of the construction industry
  • Exploring health, safety and welfare in construction
  • Sustainability in the construction industry
  • Construction drawing techniques
  • Maths and English

This course includes a trip one day each week to the state-of-the-art Thurrock Campus to complete some of the practical elements.

Assessment & Feedback

  • Coursework
  • Practical assessments

What Next...

Construction Level 3 Extended Diploma.