Groundworks Level 1 Diploma at Highbury College
This programme is designed for those students who wish to start a career in groundworks, but are currently not working in the industry.
You will be trained in 'entry level' construction techniques meaning that training will cover various aspects of the trade at a level suited to newcomers.
Some elements include: road and path types, kerb laying, concreting, block paving and excavation and reinstatement techniques.
You will need 4 GCSEs grades A*-E including Maths and English. You will also need to pass the aptitude test.
To achieve the Diploma, students must be successful in all units and the synoptic practical assignment. They must also pass the online tests at the end of the year.
Successful completion of the Level 1 Diploma can give the student the opportunity to progress onto the second year and the Level 2 Diploma.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Highbury College directly.