This course is designed to give you the technical knowledge and skills required for a Higher Technician in the Construction Industry. This qualification has been validated and approved by the Construction Skills Standards and Qualifications Validation Group (SQVG), which represents the Construction and Built Environment Sector.
The course leads you to top-up to a honours degree in a related discipline Students can also progress, in or enter employment within, the industry including in careers such as Construction Management, Surveying and Civil Engineering.
Students study 15-16 hours per week in College (usually Mondays and Fridays) and are expected to spend approximately 30-32 hours per week on self-study. Students receive feedback during tutorials following the marking of assignments.