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Certificate in Construction Skills

West Highland College UHI

Venues

Fort William Campus, Portree Campus

Content

If you are interested in working in the construction industry then this course will provide you with foundation skills in a variety of key areas of construction which will enable you to make choices for the future.

The course is for new entrants to construction and is open to anyone who wants to increase their prospects of an apprenticeship or of getting into construction related work.

Good practical and theoretical skills will be taught by skilled trade professionals.

We will prepare you for the Construction Skills entry test and a career in construction.

Entry Requirements

You should be generally fit and able to work at SCQF Level 4 or 5. You will attend for interview.

Progression Routes

Career progression includes apprenticeships in the construction industry, labouring positions, self-employment and progression onto higher education studies within the construction industry.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

34 weeks

Department

Energy, Engineering and Construction

SCQF Level

4/5

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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