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Construction Level 3 Diploma at The City of Liverpool College

Course description

This day release course is aimed at people of all ages working at technician, supervisory or craft levels within the construction industry. It is designed to provide a technical understanding of Building Construction Technology, Health and Safety, Science, Materials, Construction Mathematics, Surveying, Estimating and Management Planning.

Entry requirements

  • Must normally be working in the industry although exceptions may be made after discusion with the tutor.
  • BTEC First Certificate / Diploma in Construction or relevant equivalent
  • 5 GCSEs at grade C or above.

Future opportunities

BTEC Higher National Certificate/Diploma in Construction depending on employment status.

Degree courses in Construction

The qualification can lead to a professional career in Architecture, Building Control, Building Surveying, Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Estate and Housing Management, Quantity Surveying, Land Surveying, Structural and Services Engineering.

Please note that for some university courses you may need GCSE English and or/ Maths and Science at C or above. You must check this with the universities you may wish to apply to.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The City of Liverpool College directly.

Last updated date: 27 September 2016

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    • Technical and Enterprise courses are located in this modern, purpose built facility that includes fully equipped workshops and laboratories for a number of trades such as dental technology, furniture making, bricklaying, painting and decorating, joinery, plastering, plumbing, electrical/gas installation and heating and ventilation workshops.

      The campus also houses motor vehicle repair workshops and an industry standard paint spraying booth.

      The college has invested £250,000 in environmental technologies facilities which include workshops housing the latest low carbon equipment and a full size ‘green’ home on which to demonstrate and deliver the latest green technologies skills training.