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.
There are three main units:
Safety and security in construction.
Using practical construction techniques.
Understanding how to plan a construction project.
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.