You will learn in our dedicated construction centre, where we use up-to-date equipment and software such as computer aided design (CAD). You will be taught by tutors with a wealth of industry experience who will help you to develop your skills and knowledge so that you can become competent in the construction field.
• Construction principles
• Construction design
• Tendering and estimating
• Construction technology
• Building technology
• Surveying processes
• ICT and CAD
• Health and safety
• Building regulations
• Management of a construction project
You'll need 4 GCSEs at Grades 4-9 including maths and English, or a Level 2 qualification in construction or a related vocational area.
You could move on to further study, such as HNC, HND or a degree with honours. Alternatively, you could find employment in the construction industry.
This course is part of the government funded Lifelong Learning Guarantee and is available free of charge to adult learners aged 19+ without a first full level 3 qualification.
See the West Midlands Combined Authority website for full eligibility criteria here.
Please contact our admissions team for the cost if you do not meet the criteria and we will confirm the fee.