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City & Guilds Entry Level 3 Award in Basic Construction Skills at Floortrain GB Ltd

Course description

This qualification meets the needs of candidates who work or want to work in various trades of the Construction sector. It allows candidates to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the Construction sector. It also contributes knowledge and understanding towards the related Level 1 Award / Certificate / Diploma in Basic Construction Skills.

Course content

UNIT 001- Introducing site carpentry skills

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to produce carpentry work.

UNIT 002 - Introducing bench joinery skills

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to produce bench joinery work.

UNIT 003- Introducing cabinet making skills

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to produce cabinet work.

UNIT 004- Introducing rain water goods

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to fix rainwater goods.

UNIT 005- Introducing finishing skills

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to remove damaged plasterwork and apply a finish.

UNIT 006- Introducing leveling in construction

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to transfer levels.

UNIT 007- Introducing pipe work skills

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to produce pipe work.

UNIT 008-Introducing paint finishing skills

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to apply paint finish.

UNIT 009-Introducing brickwork skills

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the basic skills and knowledge required to produce brick and block work.

Entry requirements

This course is suitable for 14-16 year olds who have no previous experience or knowledge of the construction industry. Applicants will be required to interview for a place on the course. If the interview is successful then applicants must follow our induction process which includes a Numeracy and Literacy diagnostic test.

Assessment

To achieve the Entry Level 3 Award in Basic Construction Skills, learners must achieve eight credits

(Minimum of 2 credits must be achieved from units 001 to 009)

Future opportunities

On successful completion of the course students will be able to progress to study a Level 1 Award/Certificate/Diploma in Basic construction Skills.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us or ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Floortrain GB Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Number of planned places: 15

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