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Construction at Redwood Education and Skills

Course description

This course will give you an introduction to the construction industry and help you to develop skills and knowledge that will enable you to progress into further learning or an apprenticeship. Health & safety, the structure of the construction industry and sustainability in construction are key themes throughout the course. This course will also enable you to develop practical skills in painting & decorating, carpentry & joinery, brickwork and plumbing.

Entry requirements

Acceptance onto the course is subject to a suitable recommendation from your head of year and an informal interview at EDEC.

Future opportunities

On completion of this course you could choose to specialise in one of the craft areas that you have been learning, either full time or as part of an apprenticeship, or you could apply for a BTEC Level 3 course in construction.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Redwood Education and Skills directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years