Construction Multi-Skills (Cskills Level 2 Certificate) - on the coast (Halesworth)

Construction Multi-Skills (Cskills Level 2 Certificate) - on the coast (Halesworth)

Subject Area: On The Coast (Leiston & Halesworth) Construction


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2021
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 148545
  • Entry Requirements

    2 GCSE grade 3 English and/or maths or Level 1 Functional Skills.

    Course Overview

    This course is based at our Halesworth campus

    This introductory programme of study has been designed to give students a general introduction to a broad range of construction skills. Practical activities are completed in fully resourced workshops led by highly competent and qualified staff. Students will study technical units to develop skills and knowledge associated with construction to prepare them for further study in particular construction trades.

    Students must pass all practical and theory elements of the programme to achieve this nationally recognised qualification.

    • Carpentry Joints, Door Ironmongery, Architrave & Skirting’s

    • Maintain carpentry hand tools

    • Install basic plumbing fittings

    • Painting & Wallpapering skills

    • Wall and floor tiling

    • Functional Skills Maths and English

    • Health & safety at work

    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 Highlights

    All students will demonstrate their practical skills in industry standard workshops. With opportunities to participate in local shows and exhibitions, including the Suffolk Show. Student will have the opportunities to meet local employers within the construction industry to improve employability skills.

    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 2021.

    For all students aged 19+ please contact Student Support.

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