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Construction Industry

Forth Valley College

Venues

Alloa Campus, Falkirk Campus

Content

This course aims to provide a thorough insight and training into both the practical and theoretical skills required to work and operate within a range of construction disciplines. These will include, Civil Engineering, Computer Aided Design (Architecture) and Technology (Technician).

Content includes:
Computer Aided Drawing in Construction: An Introduction; 3D CAD; Computer Graphics; Project; Technology; Construction Site Surveying; An Introduction; Groundwork & Substructure; Materials; Construction Engineering Mathematics; Environmental Building Science; An Introduction; Building Services Domestic; Health & Safety in the Construction Industry.

Entry Requirements

National 5 English, Maths or Applications of Maths and a science or technological subject is preferred or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Selection by interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC/D

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

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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