Bridge to Construction (City and Guilds)

West Lothian College


Bridge to Construction is a one year programme designed to build your employability skills, develop your practical skills and prepare you for the job market, or to move on to further study at college or to an apprenticeship within the construction industry.

The course aims to help you become more confident and independent in your learning, support you to plan for your next step in a construction career and allow you to gain skills and experience to move into the construction industry

You will work towards completion of a City and Guilds award and develop:
Communication, numeracy, ICT skills; Team building skills; Workplace safety; Practical construction skills; An increased awareness of environmental concerns in construction.

Entry Requirements

National 3 English, Maths and a technological or science subject. Interview.

Progression Routes

National Progression Award (NPA) construction or any SCQF level 5 courses in engineering, construction and motor vehicle at West Lothian College.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

18 week


Construction and Civil Engineering

SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors


Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

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