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Basic Construction Level One Diploma at East Riding College

Course description

This course covers basic skills in a range of specialisms within the construction industry. It is suitable for school leavers and people who would like to gain knowledge of a variety of different areas of construction and for those who would like to try out the various specialisms before choosing to go on to further study in one of them.

Course content

What will I study?

  • Bricklaying
  • Joinery
  • Plumbing
  • Tiling
  • Plastering

Entry requirements

  • A minimum of two GCSEs
  • Successful interview and initial assessment
  • Satisfactory record of achievement/references


  • Portfolio
  • Practical work
  • Written work

Future opportunities

This course provides learners with the opportunity to experience several aspects within the traditional craft occupations within the construction industry.  Successful completion of this course should provide learners with a clear vocational pathway choice and enable them to decide which is most suitable depending on personal preference.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 04 April 2016

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