Construction & the Built Environment (Level 2) - on the coast (Leiston)

Construction & the Built Environment (Level 2) - on the coast (Leiston)

Subject Area: On The Coast (Leiston) Construction


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2020
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 143632
  • Entry Requirements

    Four GSCEs at grade 3 (D) or above.

    All students who have not achieved a grade 4 (C) or above in GCSE English or maths will need to study these subjects alongside their chosen qualification.

    Course Overview

    This course is based at Suffolk New College - on the coast (Seaward Avenue, Leiston)

    This qualification will help develop a foundation of practical skills and knowledge required to work within the construction industry. By looking at key principles students can build their practical skills, including Bricklaying principles, Carpentry and Joinery principles, construction and design, as well as learn scientific and mathematical applications for construction.

    Course Highlights

    Construction and the Built Environment can help you take your first steps towards a career in the construction industry. You’ll learn essential skills from Bricklaying, to Carpentry and Joinery, to Painting and Decorating.

    Core Skills Covered: Hands-on | Teamwork | Budgeting | Creativity | Patience | Estimating

    Next Steps

    On successful completion of the Level 2, students can progress onto a T level in Construction: Design, Surveying and Planning or into an apprenticeship in the trades.

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    Tuition Costs

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

    For all students aged 19+ fees will be published at a later date.

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