HNC in Construction and the Built Environment
This course is ideal for those who are already working in, or training for, a technician role in the construction industry and are looking to enhance their qualifications to move to the next stage of their career. The course may also be suitable for individuals who want to enter the construction industry at trainee technician level.
You will gain a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the construction sector; the course is perfect for anyone who wishes to develop their career in construction. You will also gain an understanding on how emerging technologies affect the design and production phases of construction projects, develop the ability to think independently, solve problems and develop leadership and management skills.
What areas will I study?
Key units studied:
- Individual project
- Construction technology
- Science & materials
- Construction practice & management
- Legal & statutory responsibilities in construction
- Construction information (drawing, detailing, specification)
- Building information modelling
- Site supervision & operations