City & Guilds Diploma in MultiSkills Level 1
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
05 September 2022
A minimum of 4 GCSEs grade G or above to include Maths/Numeracy and English/Welsh First Language or an appropriate Entry Level qualification.
In a nutshell
This course is a fantastic overview of the construction industry offering insight into a variety of trades.
This course is for you if...
... You have a keen interest in construction
... You aren’t sure which route to follow
... You’d like theoretical knowledge and practical experience
What will I be doing?
You’ll gain an understanding and some practical experience of the variety of trades in the construction industry, selected from the following:
- Carpentry and joinery
- Painting and decorating
Practical sessions take place in fully equipped workshops supported by theoretical sessions to provide foundation knowledge and understanding.
You’ll learn basic construction skills and knowledge and undertake various practical and knowledge-based activities.
You'll be assessed through practical projects and written assignments and once completed you’ll gain:
What is expected of me?
To enrol on the course, you’ll need a minimum of 4 GCSEs, Grade G or above, to include Maths/Maths Numeracy and English/Welsh First Language, or an appropriate Entry Level qualification.
You need to have a desire to work in the construction industry. Full commitment to attendance is required, as is respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject and self-motivation. You’ll be continually assessed and there is an expectation that you’ll continue your studies and coursework during your own time.
What comes next?
Higher level construction qualifications.
You’ll need to undertake a construction industry assessment to help determine the most appropriate course.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team