Building Craft Occupations: Multi-Skills (Level 1) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

Building Craft Occupations: Multi-Skills (Level 1) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

Subject Area: Construction Building Services Suffolk Rural (Otley)


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2020
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 145623
  • Entry Requirements

    There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However we ask that potential students have a keen interest in Construction and we must ensure that learners have the potential and opportunity to successfully gain the qualification.

    Course Overview

    This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus.

    The Level 1 Certificate in Building Crafts Occupations is designed to give a foundation approach to construction qualifications and prepare learners to enter the industry in their chosen craft.

    It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the test(s) are based on the learner demonstrating their knowledge and skills through the completion of all the requirements of the qualification. The course is run as a full-time course comprising of a three day week for thirty six weeks.

    This course is assessed via both theory-based and practical-based units.

    Course Highlights

    Mandatory Theory unit(s):

    • Handle and store construction materials and components
    • Fix construction components
    • Mix construction materials
    • Cut, lay and fix construction components
    • Apply finishing materials
    • Set out for construction components

    Synoptic practical assignments in:

    • Brickwork.
    • Plaster boarding.
    • Plastering.
    • Carpentry.
    • Painting and Decorating.
    • Ceramic Tiling.

    Multiple choice unit end tests.

    Next Steps

    Progression is to the learners chosen Level 1 Diploma vocational qualification.

    Tuition Costs

    No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2020.

    For all students aged 19+ please contact the College Admissions Team for more details on 08000 224556.

    For details regarding fee remission, please visit our Tuition Fees page.