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Bradford College

Construction Multi-Skills

Study Level
Entry Level 3
Course Type
Entry Level
1 Academic Year
Start Date
September 2024
Study Mode


Take your first steps towards a job in Construction with our Entry Level 3 qualification. This qualification will provide you with a unique insight into the various construction trades. You will develop transferable, industry related skills including Carpentry, Joinery, Bricklaying, Electrics, and Plumbing.

If you have an eye for detail and good work ethic, you can be earning fantastic money anywhere in the world by developing skills in the construction trades.

The Entry Level 3 Award in Construction Skills is designed around practical skills and tasks that place an emphasis on learners demonstrating what they can do rather than what they know in theory. The Award offers an introduction to the construction industry and will be studied alongside other subjects within a study programme.

  Key Info

Industry specific skills including:

  • Employability skills for the construction industry
  • Maths & English
  • Electrical installation
  • Plumbing
  • Brickwork
  • Carpentry and Joinery
  • Plastering

The course is based on a Programme of Study, which consists of: the vocational qualification itself; a City & Guilds Employability Extended Award, maths and English, a tutorial programme and work experience. Learners will study core Employability units and develop workshop skills over the duration of the course.

Employability Units:

  • Safety in the Work Place
  • Candidate Project
  • Workshop Skills

There are no entry requirements for this level apart from an interest in the specified subject and the ability to commit to positive behaviours and attendance.

English and/or Maths will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at grade 4 or above in these subjects when you start your course.

You will be assessed through a range of methods that include coursework, assignments and practical work.

There will be opportunities for experience of work – 30 hours experience of work.

Progression from this course provides you with a clear route to further study. You will develop the skills you need to progress into a career in Construction.

If you are 19 years old or over you may need to pay fees for your Further Education studies.

Course fees depend on your age and course level.

You may be exempt from paying fees though, or eligible to pay a reduced fee – known as fee remission.

This is representative of the most common fees scenario, but actual fees can vary depending on a number of factors. Please contact us if you need more guidance.

If you have any questions or require any additional information, please contact [email protected]

Disclaimer: Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service at any time.

This course is delivered in partnership with
Halfords Autocentre
Keepmoat Homes
M&S Combustion
National Citizen Service