T Level Construction Professional - Carpentry & Joinery City & Guilds Level 3

30002W1 | Pagefield Centre, Wigan
Start Date | 06/09/2021
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

So what are T Levels? They are high quality work focused alternatives to A levels. There is academic study, coupled with practical, industry related skills and 45 days of industry placement built into the course. You will learn to problem solve as well as gain knowledge of the construction trade. If you prefer a practical approach to learning yet want a predominantly classroom-based course the T Level is for you.T Levels are an alternative to A levels, apprenticeships and other vocational courses. Equivalent to 3 A Levels, a T Level focuses on vocational skills and can help you into skilled employment, higher study or apprenticeships.The course will help you gain an insight into interrelationships between trades.

What will I study?

You will carry out a work placement of45 days over the two-year programme -this will form 20 per cent ofyour time on the course. The rest of the time will be spent in College.You will gain experience in industry and an insight into how to work with other trade areas such as painters, plasterers and plumbers on projects from start to finish. You will learn about how construction industry processes are designedand managed.

How long is the course?

Full time for two academic year

How will I be assessed?

Through continual assessment using practicalobservations, written assignments, exams and an employer set project.

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 GCSEs graded 9-4 or equivalent including maths, English and science.

What can I progress onto?

You will be ready to hit the ground running with a role in the construction industry or an apprenticeship. You may wish to take up higher education opportunities to follow a career as a construction professional in site management, quantity surveying or civil engineering.

Other Information

If you are 16-18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at www.wigan-leigh.ac.uk/free bus pass

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Free for eligible learners? Is Loan Available?
Yes No

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