Civil Engineering - Apprenticeship

L3 Level 3
Part Time
5 September 2022 — 5 July 2024
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become an Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for entry into the construction industry and it will provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into higher education.

What you will study

The programme encompasses a wide range of subject areas and is made up of a combination of mandatory and optional units, including;

  • Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Sustainable construction
  • Mathematics in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Science and Materials in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Construction Technology and Design in Construction & Civil Engineering
  • Building Technology in Construction

Additionally learners are required to have their own safety boots before starting the course. The boots can be bought from any retailer.

Course fee per year

Part Course Fees: £0.00

Entry requirements

A minimum of 4 GCSEs C or above to include Maths and English or equivalent industrial experience; interview and assessment

Teaching and assessment

  • Assignments and practical assessment and exams

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

5 September 2022

End date

5 July 2024

Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

7 hours per week

Location

City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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Course code

CPCC3P03
L3

Qualification

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Civil Engineering

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Career prospects & further study

After completing this course, successful candidates will have access to a variety of career pathways including Construction Management, Architecture and Civil Engineering.

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

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