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Construction Multi-Skills C-Skills Level 1 Award at Carshalton College

Course description

This programme provides knowledge in all aspects of construction maintenance operations including carpentry,  joinery,  bricklaying,  plastering  and tiling together with the underpinning and supporting knowledge to work safely in the construction sector.

Course content

Units studied include:

  • Knowledge of building methods and construction technology
  • Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • Carry out small-scale masonry trade/plastering/wood trade repairs
  • Employment rights and responsibilities
  • Development of numeracy and literacy skills at Level 1

Entry requirements

You will need to have an average of grade C in GCSEs in English and Maths, or you will have successfully completed the appropriate Level 1 programme. 

You will be asked to attend an interview to further demonstrate your commitment to the programme.


Practical and theory assignments  covering skills and knowledge.

Financial information

Fees are not normally paid by 16 to 18 year olds

Future opportunities

Successful completion can lead to a Level 2 programme.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carshalton College directly.

Last updated date: 25 February 2016
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