Through workshop and classroom sessions alongside work experience, this course gives you valuable experience in various construction trades and aims to improve essential skills and employability.
What Will I Learn?
Following the -practical skills curriculum you will study a Certificate in Vocational Studies, which can include Painting & Decorating, Carpentry, Bricklaying, Plastering, Building maintenance, Construction Theory and Essential Skills.
Additional qualifications include the Essential Skills Wales in Communications, Numeracy.
You must be working at Entry Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy and will be working towards Entry 3 qualifications.
You will be invited to attend an interview, and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy, to establish any support required.
Your work will be assessed by a range of methods, including portfolios and examinations
Coleg y Cymoedd takes every effort to ensure the information on this website is accurate at time of being live. Coleg y Cymoedd reserves the right to make changes or withdraw without notice any of the courses, course facilities or support described.
Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study. Higher Education Fees for courses starting September 2020 have yet to be decided. We estimate that they will be confirmed by April 2020.
Purchase of Safety Boots and Equipment is required for this course. Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied.
- On successful completion of this course you may progress to other higher level courses or to employment.