The course focuses on the key knowledge required by a construction technician, site supervisor/agent/manager, to provide a strong grounding in construction methods, procedures, organisation and contractual arrangements.
You will learn contemporary technical roles, currently required by the construction industry:
Standard Forms Of Construction Contracts; Substructures; Domestic Construction; Industrial and Commercial Construction Methods; Construction Health and Safety; Site Administration; Computer Aided Draughting (CAD); Building Services Introduction; Building Services In Large Buildings; Construction Site Surveying; Building Measurement and Cost Studies (Quantity Surveying); Construction Materials Testing and Specification; Architectural Design; Modern Methods and Sustainable Construction; Graded Unit Project.
1 Higher plus relevant subjects at National 5 including a science or technological subject, or a relevant Foundation Apprenticeship, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview. Aptitude test.
Relevant degree course
Construction & Civil Engineering