CONSTRUCTION

Overview

On this course you will learn about lighting and power circuits, as well as health and safety in building services, engineering Principles of electrical science. how to communicate with others within building services engineering

Aims of the course

The Level 2 qualification is designed for Learners that want to gain a better understanding of the industry, providing them with the skills and experience they need. This Level 2 Diploma will suit you if you want to learn the Electrotechnical principles and practices to help start your career in the electrical sector.

Unit Breakdown

Health and Safety

Armoured cable

Pipe Bending Techniques

Steel Conduit

Trunking

PVC Cables (Twin, Earth & Singles)

Plastic Conduit

Cable Tray (Metallic)

Inspection & Testing (Pre-Energisation)

Assessment Method

Multiple choice testing and practical assignments.

Progression Opportunities

This study programme can lead to a several different paths for further education in electrical industries, and potential job opportunities include self-employment, joining construction companies and working with local authority maintenance teams.

Career Options

On successful completion this qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to further progress your learning within the electrical industry, such as the level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations or an Electrotechnical Apprenticeship

What can I earn as a construction worker?

When you're deciding what to study post-16, it's important to think about where your course will lead. As a qualified construction worker you'll be starting on a career path with loads of opportunity for progression ? and a good salary in your sights. For example:

Bricklayers start on around £17,000 a year and can earn £27,000 with 3-5 years' experience

Plumbers start on around £18,000 a year and can earn £30,000 with 3-5 years' experience

Construction supervisors start on around £24,000 a year and can earn £35,000 with 3-4 years' experience

If you're interested in a career in construction, we offer a diverse range of vocational courses that will help you get where you want to go. Thanks to our excellent links with major construction companies, our courses include valuable work experience opportunities, helping to prepare you for your first role in this exciting industry.

To find out more go to https://www.lscollege.ac.uk/courses/construction or contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Entry Requirements

Four GSCEs (any subjects) at grades A-D (one of which must be a related subject) - or successful completion of a Level 1 substantial qualification in a related subject - plus an initial assessment that indicates an appropriate level of English and mathematical ability, a satisfactory reference, and substantial qualification in a related subject.

Facilities

The course is 30% Theory classroom based and 70% practical workshop bases. Plus minimum of 1 weeks work experience.

Process for Application

To apply please select your chosen start date and location below.


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Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 11/09/2017
End Date 06/07/2018

Fees and Finance

16-18 £0 p/ year
19-24 £1,287 p/ year
24+ £1,287 p/ year
International £0 p/ year

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

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Details

Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 11/09/2017
End Date 06/07/2018

Fees and Finance

16-18 £0 p/ year
19-24 £1,287 p/ year
24+ £1,287 p/ year
International £9,000 p/ year

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

Apply

Details

Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 11/09/2017
End Date 06/07/2018

Fees and Finance

16-18 £0 p/ year
19-24 £1,287 p/ year
24+ £1,287 p/ year
International £0 p/ year

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

Apply

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