- Subject Area
- Construction & Engineering
- Age Group
The Manchester School of Building
(Full Time - 1 year)
(Full Time - 1 year)
This qualification will provide students with an introduction to the Construction industry and allow them to develop practical trade skills in Brickwork, Plastering, Plumbing, Painting and Decorating, alongside English and Maths. Students are encouraged to take part in group activities that are designed to develop skills in employability and teamwork.
Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.
Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.
How will I be assessed?
Assessments for this qualification are made up of individual portfolios, practical assessments and English & Maths exams.
Continuing Your Journey
This qualification provides the foundations needed in a range of trades to support learners in identifying preferred study routes in the Construction industry.Careers page
Fees, Finance & Funding
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.Fees, finance and funding page
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Construction & Engineering
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