Planit


Built Environment

Orkney College UHI

Venues

Kirkwall

Content

This course aims to introduce the skills and knowledge required to follow a professional career path within the construction industry at technician level.

Emphasis is placed on the application of Health and Safety and Sustainability and includes the impact on the environment of not implementing sustainability initiatives and the legislation promoting sustainability.

A work placement with a local employer is an integral part of this course.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5 including English, Maths or another science or technological subject, or NPA Construction or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Energy, Engineering and Construction

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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