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General Construction Operations Apprenticeship at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai

Course description

An apprenticeship in construction is a form of vocational training whereby the apprentice follows a Construction Skills' approved framework to develop skills and knowledge and who would then demonstrate and evidence their application in a construction environment.

In order to complete a Construction Apprenticeship, the apprentice must have been employed during the apprenticeship, have evidenced competence in the specified range of vocational skills and have an employed status at the time of completion. If you are working on a construction site or in a public place and are laying drainage, placing street iron works, laying pavements and excavating holes and trenches.

Course content

The technical training is provided in the college 1 day per week including time in practical workshops.


An apprenticeship is assessed as follows:

  • Completion of a portfolio of evidence 
  • Work based observations 
  • Theory based tasks and tests

Future opportunities

In the industry, the programme will give you the skills and qualification to progress into self-employment or employment with a firm or contractor.

The programme gives you a qualification and a valuable set of skills, helping you to progress into employment or further education. You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai.

Further information

Level 1

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Grŵp Llandrillo Menai directly.

Last updated date: 06 October 2016

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