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Construction Crafts: Environmental Construction (NPA)

West Lothian College

Content

This introductory National Progression Award (NPA) is designed to give you the skills to support career opportunities into a multi-disciplined industry. The course focuses on the basic construction skills and techniques which support development of your practical skills and help build strong employability skills.

The construction focus within the 18-week programme will include basic carpentry and joinery skills leading to developing further practical skills and knowledge working on external wall insulation: installation and finishing techniques.

Content:
A certified Health and Safety in Construction award; Carpentry and Joinery Skills; Personal Development in self and work; Introduction to the construction industry; Essential Core skills; Industry Standard training in External Wall insulation Installation and Finishing.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Interview.

Progression Routes

Further courses in construction or an Apprenticeship.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

18 weeks

Department

Construction and Civil Engineering

SCQF Level

4

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

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