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Pre Apprenticeship Construction Technology (Construction Technology)

Programme Aim
The aim of this programme is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skill and competence required to work independently and under supervision in a range of construction industry contexts and or to progress to further and or higher education and training.

Target Award

QQI Construction Technology – 5M5010

Start Date: 27-08-2023Hours/week: 23 Hrs 00 Mins

Timetable

Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Education Requirements
NFQ Level 4 or equivalent when accessing a Level 5 programme.
CERFL proficiency at B2 for access to Level 5 courses for those whose first language is not English
Mature learner entry requirements available via the local ETB pathway
Additional requirements may apply to non-EU/EEA Applicants and may be subject to full international fees (Please refer to Information for International Learners) *Each provider may have additional requirements, not outlined above.

Age Requirements
Minimum statutory school leaving age (16+)


Learning Aptitude
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.


Previous Experience
Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.

Module Award Body
Work Experience Work Experience (5N1356) QQI
Safety And Health At Work Safety & Health at Work (5N1794) QQI
Communications Level 5 Communications (5N0690) QQI
Materials Science Materials Science (5N1637) QQI
Computer Aided Draughting (2D) Computer Aided Draughting (2D) (5N1604) QQI
Architectural Drawing Architectural Drawing (5N1558) QQI
Building Construction Building Construction (5N1570) QQI
Renewable Energy Systems Renewable Energy Systems (5N4975) QQI
Mathematics – 4N1987 Mathematics (4N1987) QQI
Learning Outcomes
On completion of this programme learners will have the skills, knowledge and competency to
work independently and under supervision in a range of construction industry contexts and or to progress to further and or higher education and training.

Employability Statement
The successful completion of the QQI Level 5 award in Construction Technology will enable applicants to work independently and under supervision in a range of construction industry contexts whilst applying current building regulations and safety and health regulations to specific construction related projects.

Provider

Waterford College of Further Education


Location

Parnell Street, Waterford, X91 VKT9


Facilities

  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Full Canteen

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Administration Office

Email:
wcfeinfo@wwetb.ie

Phone:
051874053