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BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Construction at Sirius Academy West

Course description

What will I learn?

This course will give you the opportunity to study a variety of practical areas and work towards a level 2 qualification in outstanding practical and theoretical facilities.

Within this course you will study units which include:

  • The construction industry as a whole
  • Health & safety on site, risk assessments, COSHH assessments and analyse accident statistics
  • Building technology, finding out how the different components of a  building are put together to ensure a successful project

You will also gain practical experience across different trade areas which can include:

  • Carpentry & joinery
  • Trowel operations
  • Painting & decorating
  • Construction drawing
  • Building services installation, the basics of plumbing and wiring component installation

Entry requirements

You will need 5 GCSEs or equivalent at Grades A*-D including Maths and English.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sirius Academy West directly.

Last updated date: 17 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year