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City & Guilds Beginners Extended Certificate in Construction Skills (E3)

Start Date Length Attendance Campus Course Code
30/01/2017 18 Weeks Daytime Stratford Campus PR000650 Apply Now

What is involved?

In classroom sessions you will look at the Construction sector and gain an insight into the employment opportunities that are available. You will study Health & Safety to ensure that your working practices are safe. In the workshops you will develop the practical skills in a variety of areas. There will also be the opportunity to develop team building skills through sustainable project work.

Maths and English are key elements of any full-time programme of study in College. If you do not already have a GCSE at grade A*-C in these subjects, you will need to attend sessions allocated on your timetable. These are varied and designed to cater for all ability levels. You will receive advice and guidance regarding the correct level for you.

Learning on this course whether classroom or workshop based is through activity. In the workshop environment demonstrations will be provided to introduce skills, but learning will be through hands-on activity.
Your learning will be extended to outside of the college with trips to local suppliers or construction sites and places of interest.


What will my career options be?

You can progress to Level 2 Maintenance Operation in Construction or EAL Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation or BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Engineering.

What is the cost?

This Course is Free for 16-18 Home Students
The Home fee is TBC.

In some instances a course may be free - please refer to the What do I Need to Pay.

The information provided was accurate at the time of publication. Newham College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or cancel any part of the programmes, locations, facilities and costs at any time.


What do I need?

You are expected to achieve at least an Entry-Level 3 on your initial/diagnostic online assessments, preferably a Level 1.

If you do not achieve this, we will assess you as an individual and attempt to find a support plan that will still enable you take part in the course.