George Pindar School @georgepindarschYou can access the Virtual Careers Fair for #NationalCareersWeek via this link. Take a look, it might just inspire you! https://t.co/bzQLIlcEUl15 hours ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschAs part of National Careers Week, today is #tidaltuesday. Find out about careers in the Merchant Navy in this YouTube video. You can apply using this link: https://t.co/4MQIVsykhX https://t.co/ZDekc6zS3615 hours ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschPrior to the return to school, we are looking forward to welcoming students to school for COVID Lateral Flow Tests from Wednesday - please try to arrive at the time given on your letter. Students don’t need to wear uniforms when visiting for the test. Thank you for your support.16 hours ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschRecruitment is now open for anyone aged 14-16 who is interested in the Police and would like to be a Police Cadet. https://t.co/wLAlwHf7011 day ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschRT @lifeatsky: To celebrate #WorldPoetryDay on 21st March, @SkyAcademy wants to inspire young people to write poetry as a way of expressing…1 day ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschThis week is #nationalcareersweek Take a look at this link for loads of career and exam related advice: https://t.co/dB5eAHtpuv https://t.co/gFjVIwtTSF2 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschHere are this week’s @samlearning leaderboards. Well done, everyone for keeping up the hard work! #ProudToBePindar #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/9LWYuoYZeI2 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschHere are this week’s Lockdown Legends who were nominated by their English teachers for their fantastic work. Well done to all! #LockdownLegends #ProudToBePindar #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/5MW0gjmRFB4 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschIt's time for the Maths Stars of the Week - well done everyone!  #ProudtobePindar #TeamMaths #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/J0GxJuWGEP4 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschApplications for Junior Bake Off close on March 28th. We KNOW we’ve got some seriously talented bakers here at GPS so why not give it a go?! #juniorbakeoff make us even more #proudtobepindar #thrivewithhope https://t.co/IHAe6LPhx05 days ago

GEORGE PINDAR SCHOOL IS PART OF

Construction

Construction

Head of Faculty: Mr E Lyell

Second in Faculty: Miss B Petts

 

Key Stage 4

WJEC Eduqas Award in Constructing the Built Environment

Exam Board: WJEC: Constructing the Built Environment

This qualification is designed for students who are interested in how things are constructed. You will use a range of hand tools and materials. You can select from a range of areas in construction for example: plumbing, joinery, electrics, painting and decorating.

Content Overview

There are three main units:

  1. Safety and security in construction.
  2. Using practical construction techniques.
  3. Understanding how to plan a construction project.

Assessment:

25% One two-hour timed assessment on how to plan a construction project.

50% Three practical assignments to demonstrate practical construction skills.

25% One exam to show your understanding of how to work safely and securely in construction.