Level 2 Construction Diploma in Maintenance Operations

Level 2 Construction Diploma in Maintenance Operations

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  • Course Overview
  • Entry Requirements
  • Course Fees

ABOUT THE COURSE

This course is aimed at learners who are keen to start a career in the construction industry. It will appeal to anyone who wants to explore the practical elements of the building service and general construction sectors. You’ll gain good hand and employability skills through a wide range of practical elements, and cover some theory areas of the construction industry too. This qualification is ideal for anyone looking to work in construction or building maintenance. During the course, you will experience taster sessions in many construction areas and develop basic knowledge to help set you on the path to a skilled career. The course includes health, safety and welfare in construction; principles of building; painting and decorating; plastering; and plumbing & carpentry repairs. A progression option after this course would be an apprenticeship in construction.

TOPICS/UNITS

Units:

  • Health & Safety in construction
  • Principles and theories of construction
  • Roofing repairs
  • Block paving repairs
  • Drainage repairs
  • Painting and decorating repairs
  • Small-scale building repairs
  • Small-scale plumbing repairs
  • Carpentry repairs
  • Plastering repairs

CAREERS AND PROGRESSION

Progressing to: Level 3 course, or junior construction and building maintenance roles

Aspirational careers: Civil engineer, housebuilder, site manager, commercial manager, designer

ABOUT THE COURSE

This course is aimed at learners who are keen to start a career in the construction industry. It will appeal to anyone who wants to explore the practical elements of the building service and general construction sectors. You’ll gain good hand and employability skills through a wide range of practical elements, and cover some theory areas of the construction industry too. This qualification is ideal for anyone looking to work in construction or building maintenance. During the course, you will experience taster sessions in many construction areas and develop basic knowledge to help set you on the path to a skilled career. The course includes health, safety and welfare in construction; principles of building; painting and decorating; plastering; and plumbing & carpentry repairs. A progression option after this course would be an apprenticeship in construction.

TOPICS/UNITS

Units:

  • Health & Safety in construction
  • Principles and theories of construction
  • Roofing repairs
  • Block paving repairs
  • Drainage repairs
  • Painting and decorating repairs
  • Small-scale building repairs
  • Small-scale plumbing repairs
  • Carpentry repairs
  • Plastering repairs

CAREERS AND PROGRESSION

Progressing to: Level 3 course, or junior construction and building maintenance roles

Aspirational careers: Civil engineer, housebuilder, site manager, commercial manager, designer

4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above including English or maths

This course is free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.

For all other students fees apply.

Course Details

Length of study:
1 year

Starting:
September

Term dates

Study campus:
City

Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Level 2

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