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 2021
FREE Stephenson Road Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
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.

Entry Requirements

  • Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x2 at grade 3/D in Maths or English
  • Successful attendance at an interview event

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 and the Built Environment Level 3 National Extended Diploma