During the year you will develop skills and knowledge in various disciplines within the construction industry. There will be an opportunity to develop practical skills in a workshop environment, and develop knowledge and understanding of principles in the classroom. There is a strong emphasis on safety throughout the award. You will also develop your core skills in communication, information technology, problem solving, team-working and numeracy.
There is a two week summer school in July.
English, Maths and a science or technological subject at National 3. Entry by interview and short written test.
Successful candidates may progress to SCQF Level 5 courses in Engineering, Construction and Motor Vehicle at West Lothian College.