Level 4 Apprenticeship in Construction Design and Build Technician

  • cost

    COST

    £9,000

  • Awarding Body

    AWARDING BODY

    Pearson

  • Location

    LOCATION

    Various throughout the North East

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    DURATION

    36 months (+3 months EPA)

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START DATE

  • Various
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COURSE CONTENT

This level 4 Construction Design and Build Technician apprenticeship standard is suitable for those who are going to work for clients, consultancies, and contractors.  Construction Design and Build Technicians are associated with the co-ordination of design information on construction projects and are based on construction sites with occasional time in offices.  All candidates should have a creative and analytical outlook that can be applied to the workplace.

On programme qualifications:

Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Engineering (Construction and the Built Environment).

The apprenticeship consists of work based and classroom learning to support learners though their on-programme qualifications and end point assessment.

Possible progression routes:

Degree apprenticeships

Possible job roles:

Assistant Design Co-ordinator

Design and Build Co-ordinator

Design Co-ordinator

Design Manager

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Employment in a suitable role for the chosen apprenticeship is essential. Northern Skills Group will work with applicants to help find a suitable employer where possible, but we advise anyone looking to undertake an apprenticeship to actively seek employment for themselves.

     

  • Applicants are required to have gained a Level 2 English and Maths (GCSE Grades 9-4 / A-C). Certificates will need to be produced at enrolment. If proof cannot be produced or you do not meet these entry requirements, then applicants will be invited to complete an initial assessment prior to acceptance. An interview will take place.

     

  • If you do not have a grade 9 to 4 in English and / or Maths (grade A-C for previous GCSE measures) you will be required to continue studying these subjects.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

This qualification is assessed through a mixture of assignments and exams delivered over 2 year day release.

The EPA (end-point assessment) process consists of an on-line test, submission of a project and professional discussion.

UNITS INCLUDE

  • Individual Project - Construction Technology - Construction Practice & Management
  • Legal and Statutory Responsibilities in Construction.

    The second year of studies will consist of the following units:

  • Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification)*
  • Building Information Modelling*

Plus 2 specialist/optional units TBC.
*Subject to change.

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