BTEC Subsidiary Diploma Level 3 Construction & the Built Environment

17158W0 | Pagefield Centre, Wigan
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | VARIOUS

Is this course for me?

This course is designed for anyone wishing to obtain a nationally recognised qualification in Construction, who considers the six unit diploma a more appropriate short term option than the twelve unit Diploma. Also mature returnees who are intending to join Higher National Awards will find this ideal preparation.

What will I study?

Topics covered may include: health & safety, sustainable construction, construction technology, construction science & materials, maths in construction and site surveying & levelling.

How long is the course?

Full time for one academic year.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is through assignments and coursework. Each unit has a separate outcome of pass, merit or distinction.

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 A*-C / 9-4 GCSE subjects or equivalent including maths or English.

What can I progress onto?

The Subsidiary Diploma will enable progression onto Higher National courses for mature students or those currently holding an NVQ3.

Other Information

You will receive support from a competent, approachable team of staff who have been professionals in the construction sector. Your personal skills of communication, team working, and time management should develop as a result of taking this course. If you are 16 18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
FREE £3195.85 3F

Exam Fee

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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