Construction Technical and Professional - Advanced Apprenticeship
Faculty of Construction and the Built Environment
Faculty Level Location Length Ask Apply
Construction and the Built Environment Level 3 Devon and Exeter Construction Centre 2 years

What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?

A  Technical and Professional Construction Apprentice will be involved in a variety of activities including surveying, planning and organising work, and contracting. You will also be given the knowledge you need to develop your skills in your workplace.

What topics will I study?

Topics include:

  • Learn to prepare and process invitations to tender in construction
  • Understand construction and the built environment
  • Operate health, safety and welfare systems in construction - ensuring these are always followed
  • Keep detailed records of the condition of property in construction
  • Prepare for work operations in construction
  • Learn to manage your time effectively
  • Develop skills in communication and team-work

What experiences will I get?

You will undertake projects in line with the course requirements as part of your job role within the workplace environment.

What are the entry requirements?

Maths and English GCSE, grade C/4 (or equivalent). If you do not have these qualifications our team will support you to gain these skills alongside your apprenticeship.

What facilities are there?

  • Our dedicated Construction Training Centre has undergone a £1 million refurbishment and offers industry-standard facilities for all elements of construction training
  • This facility includes; a brickaying workshop, plumbing workshop, painting and decorating workshop, carpentry workshop, cafe, social space, ICT suite, learning resource centre, civil engineering equipment and more

What can the course lead on to?

Some apprentices go into employment OR progress onto a Level 4 Construction - Technical and Professional Apprenticeship

Are there any additional costs?

A variety of text books will be required, as well as appropriate PPE. PPE should normally be supplied by your employer but if this isn’t the case, steel toe caps are a must! 

What support can I get?

You will have a dedicated Skills Officer who you can contact at any time. They will visit you in the workplace to carry out a progress review with you and your employer.

What will this training cost me?

This can vary depending on the age of the Apprentice and the size of an organisation. Please contact a Training and Recruitment Advisor on 01392 400800 for more information.

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