These qualifications provide the ideal introduction to the construction industry and cover essential skills in the following construction trades: bricklaying, carpentry and joinery, plastering, painting and decorating, construction operations, wall and floor tiling, electrical and plumbing.
Centres approved to deliver 6217 and 6218 will be automatically approved to deliver 6219.
Assessment materials are available to download under the Assessment Materials section of the relevant Level (see grey tab above). The phases cover the following trade areas:
Phase 1: Generic Units, Bricklaying, Joinery Phase 2: Wall & Floor Tiling, Construction, Operations, Painting & Decorating Phase 3: Carpentry Phase 4: Plastering, Plumbing, Electrical These qualifications are suitable for 14-19 year olds, or for individuals of any age wanting an introduction to the variety of construction trades, to gain skills in those areas and perhaps to decide which trade is the right one to pursue a career in
4 GCSEs at grade 2/3 including English and Maths at Grade 2.
What you will Learn
Each unit is assessed via practical assignments, and there is an optional e-assessment available.
you could progress onto a level 2 in construction skills, or focus on a specific area within the construction industry and go on to study plumbing, electrical installation, or carpentry. you could look to do an apprenticeship, or possibly see if there are any low level employment opportunities in any of the aforementioned fields
Further study would likely be required, however, careers you could pursue down the line could include electrician, joiner, carpenter, builder etc.
the following units will be covered: Developing site carpentry skills Developing bench joinery skills Developing cabinet making skills Developing flooring skills Developing partitioning skills Developing hand tool maintenance skills Developing hand plane skills Developing pipework skills Developing skills in fitted interiors Developing brickwork skills Developing quoin skills Developing paint finishing skills Developing surface preparation skills Developing papering skills Developing hardwood finishing skills Developing blockwork skills Developing rendering skills Developing plastering skills Developing tiling skills
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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.