The construction industry requires skilled traditional trades, such as joiners and bricklayers, and it also requires well-trained and qualified staff as technologists and technicians. This entry level course is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and understanding required for employment in both the traditional trades and at technician level in a dynamic and digital construction industry.
Digital technologies require a new ways of working and collaboration between the traditional trades, site managers, construction technicians and architects. This course blends traditional trades manufacturing processes and introduces digital technology to prepare students to meet the challenges of the modern construction industry.
English, Maths and a technological subject at National 4 or NQ Introduction to Skills in Construction or equivalent qualification at SCQF Level 4.
Courses at SCQF Level 5 or HNC Construction programmes.