C&G Groundworks Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Construction

Level

Level
2

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Location

Location
City of Newport Campus

Fees

Fees
£510

Start Date

Start Date
02 September 2020

Day(s)

Day(s)
Wednesday and Friday

Start Time

Start Time
09:00

End Time

End Time
16:00

Duration

Duration
20 weeks

In a nutshell

If you’ve decided the construction industry is for you, this course will teach you the basics of groundworks to get you started.

This course is for...

…those who would like a career in groundworks.

Course content

You’ll need to be able to work independently or as part of a team, be fully committed to attending as well as respecting others and be willing to improve your academic subjects.

The course covers a number of themes:

  • Health, safety and welfare
  • How to use various hand tools and cutting equipment
  • How to prepare and place concrete
  • How to prepare and lay finishing floor screeds
  • How to mix various building materials by hand and machine
  • How to lay domestic drainage
  • How to set up signage, lighting and guarding when working on site e.g. path or road.

You’ll be assessed via a combination of exams, coursework, assignments, a portfolio and laboratory or practical assessment, and on successful completion you’ll achieve the Level 1 Construction – Groundworks qualification alongside appropriate supporting qualification(s) to broaden your skill set,, Skills Activities, Maths and English.

Entry Requirements

You’ll need at least 4 GCSEs grade G or above.

Additional information

Gaining this qualification could lead to employment in groundwork or you could go on to the L2 Construction - Groundwork qualification. You could also progress onto an Apprenticeship.

Payment Information

Due to current limitations, payment can only be made via bank transfer.

An invoice will be sent from salesledger@coleggwent.ac.uk within 72 hours with instructions on how to pay or set up payment instalments if required.

Where can I study C&G Groundworks Level 2?

NPCE3177AA
City of Newport Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 02 September 2020

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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