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BTEC Certificate in Practical Skills (construction and land-based) - Level 1 at Telford College Of Arts And Technology - TCAT

Course description

This is a practical professional course that will provide students
with an introduction to: starting work in the construction industry,
basic carpentry, basic joinery, Health and Safety in the construction
industry, basic brick laying, basic plumbing and basic painting
and decorating and in addition; landbased activities including
plant propagation, crop rotation, soil testing and hard and soft
landscaping. All students will also study for the all important
functional skills of literacy and numeracy. All students will have
tutorial input and individual target setting.

Course content

This is a practical professional course that will provide students
with an introduction to: starting work in the construction industry,
basic carpentry, basic joinery, Health and Safety in the construction
industry, basic brick laying, basic plumbing and basic painting
and decorating and in addition; landbased activities including
plant propagation, crop rotation, soil testing and hard and soft
landscaping. All students will also study for the all important
functional skills of literacy and numeracy. All students will have
tutorial input and individual target setting.

Entry requirements

2 GCSEs at grade E/F

Assessment

Portfolio building and assignments.

Future opportunities

Employment, Training Organisations, further study.

Further information

Study will be over 2.5 - 3 days and may include opportunity on
work experience placements where appropriate. External visits and
educational trips may occur in the year and a small contribution will
be requested.
 
Further Study
Level 2 or employment.

 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Telford College Of Arts And Technology - TCAT directly.

Last updated date: 06 December 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Learner Services
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01952642237
    • Email address:
    • studserv@tcat.ac.uk

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