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Construction (NPA)

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus, Cardonald Campus

Content

This Level 5 NPA Construction course provides progression from the Level 4 NQ Introduction Skills in Construction course and is supported through our partnership with Morrison Construction and the Bell group. Though the coursework is predominately covered in the workshop health and safety, and the principles of building construction will be undertaken in class. CSCS trainee cards will be awarded to those who maintain a high standard throughout the course.

There are many construction opportunities for those who are enthusiastic and appropriately trained. The ability to problem solve, construct and manufacture construction projects effectively will enhance employment opportunities within the industry.

Anniesland Campus:
Health, safety and welfare in construction; Manufacture of bench joinery projects; CSCS certification; Brickwork; Roofing; Painting and Decorating

Cardonald Campus:
Health, safety and welfare in construction; Manufacture of bench joinery projects; CSCS certification; Carpentry and joinery: An introduction; Develop bench joinery skills; Manufacture joinery components.

Extra-curricular:
Site visits; CV assistance by SDS advisors; Work experience opportunities are available for suitable candidates.

Entry Requirements

National 4 Design and Manufacture with preferably National 4 English and Maths, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview. Skills test.

Progression Routes

Relevant NC or HNC course, or a craft apprenticeship in a construction trade.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Construction

SCQF Level

5