Construction and the Built Environment - Level 3 Diploma

Course Overview

The Level 3 National Foundation Qualification has been designed as a one year course, enabling learners to develop a common core knowledge, including the understanding of sustainable construction techniques that are fit for purpose and allowing them the opportunity to study in more depth a range of options of their choice such as Surveying, Site Management and Civil Engineering.

Course Requirements

5 GCSEs at grade 9 - 4 which must include maths and English.

Course Skills & Benefits

The qualification supports progression to a wide range of roles within the sector and acts as a stepping stone for further study within the HE Sector.

Mandatory Units

Construction principles
Construction design
Tendering and estimating
Health & Safety in constuction

Optional Units

There are 5 Optional Units

Course Progression

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Construction and Built environment.

Course Assessment

The units follow a programme of continuous assignment based assessment throughout your course duration.
Please note: There are no examinations on this course.

Course Finance

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

Course Additional Information

Full-time