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Woodwork

SCHOOLS INTRODUCTION TO CONSTRUCTION - FRIDAY PM SCQF 4

  • Start date:   August 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   Schools - SCQF Level 4
  • Course Type:   Schools Course

SCHOOLS INTRODUCTION TO CONSTRUCTION - FRIDAY PM SCQF 4

The course is for S3-S5 students interested in a career within the construction industry. There is an emphasis on practical craft skills. It gives you the chance to learn about different trades before choosing what you might specialise in.

Start date – Aug 2024

End date –  Jun 2025

SCQF Level -  4

Mode –  Schools course

Days: Friday

Times: 1:15pm – 3:15pm  
Duration: 1 year

This course is delivered after school hours, and is ideal for candidates that have a full time table, but still want to complete a construction course.

  • What the course covers

    The course covers:

    • Carpentry and joinery
    • Project work
    • Cutting and measuring
    • Working from technical drawings

Why choose this course

You’ll develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes needed for work in the construction industry as well as learning practical craft skills. The course is delivered in fully equipped workshops and delivered by staff with great industry experience and links.

Entry requirements

  • Working at SCQF Level 4 or above
  • Excellent school attendance record
  • Where this course leads

    Opportunities to progress to higher-level courses- including Introduction to Construction Skills or NPA Construction course, or apprenticeship opportunities.

Interview arrangements

We will invite you for an interview which consists of a practical group activity in the workshop and a short interview. Please bring with you copies of any of your qualifications. 

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