City and Guilds L3 Advanced Technical Certificate in Constructing the Built Environment
Construction and the Built Environment
1 year course, one day a week
A City and Guilds L3 ATC in Constructing the Built Environment is an engaging programme aimed at students who are interested in the construction industry and have a vocational or career interest in the subject.
The course consists of the following subjects:
Domestic construction technology
Industrial and commercial construction technology
Health and safety in the built environment
Construction science and materials
Sustainability and new technologies
Mathematics for the built environment
Four GCSE’s at grade point C or above (including Maths and English), or,
BTEC First Diploma in Construction, or,
NVQ Level 3 Qualification
More mature learners may present a more varied profile of achievement that is likely to include experience of paid and / or unpaid employment and you will be able to demonstrate your suitability at interview.
The course is delivered through a blend of lectures, seminars, tutorials, site visits, field trips and guest speakers.
The course is assessed through a theory exam and a synoptic assignment.
Foundation Degree in Construction or Civil Engineering or a HNC in Construction or Civil Engineering. You may then have the option to top up your foundation degree by completing a full BSc in Commercial Construction Management or BEng in Civil Engineering.