Full-Time Vocational Course List

Construction

CITB Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment:70% Practical, 30% Theory
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 2 entry requirements. For this course you must have also successfully completed a Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying. Basic Level 1 Bricklaying skills would be an asset on joining this course.

Level 2 Extended Diploma in Site Joinery

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment: 100% Coursework/Practical
Entry Requirements: Successful completion of Level 2 Diploma in Site Joinery.

Level 3 National Subsidiary Diploma Construction and Built Environment

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment: 100% Coursework/Practical
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 3 entry requirements apply. For this course you must also have GCSE at grade 4 (C) or above in Science or you will have completed a Level 2 Diploma in a related subject along with GCSE grade 4 (C) in Maths and English. If you have completed a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Construction you will have the necessary entry requirements for this course.

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Brickwork

Duration: 2 years
Course Level: NVQ 2
Assessment: 60% Coursework, 40% Exam
Entry Requirements: None

CITB Level 1 Certificate Multicraft Construction Activities

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 1
Assessment: 80% Coursework, 20% Theory
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 1 entry requirements apply.

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Carpentry & Joinery

Duration: 2 years
Course Level: NVQ 2
Assessment: 60% Coursework, 40% Exam
Entry Requirements: None

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Bricklaying

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment: 100%Coursework/Practical
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 2 entry requirements apply. For this course you may also have a Level 1 Diploma in Basic Construction Skills.

C Skills Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Bench/Site Joinery

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment: Coursework/Practical/End Test
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 2 entry requirements apply. Alternatively, you will have a Level 1 Diploma in Basic Construction Skills.

Level 2 Intermediate Diploma in Electrical Installation

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment: Coursework/Practical/Exam
Entry Requirements: There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, learners must be at least 16 years of age and have the potential to achieve all aspects of the qualification.

Level 2 Intermediate Diploma in Plumbing

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment: Coursework/Practical/Exam
Entry Requirements: There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, learners must be at least 16 years of age and have the potential to achieve all aspects of the qualification.

Engineering

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Engineering

Duration: 12 months
Course Level: NVQ 2
Assessment: 70% Coursework, 30% Exam
Entry Requirements: None

Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering

Duration: 12 months
Course Level: NVQ 3
Assessment: 70% Coursework, 30% Exam
Entry Requirements: Intermediate Apprenticeship
in Engineering or equivalent

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment: 90% Coursework,10% Exam
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 2 entry requirements apply.

Subsidiary Diploma in Electrical Engineering

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment: 60% Coursework, 40% Exam
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 3 entry requirements apply.

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 2
Assessment:90% Coursework, 10% Exam
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 2 entry requirements apply.

Subsidiary Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment:60% Coursework, 40% Exam
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 3 entry requirements apply.

Subsidiary Diploma Engineering Design and Product Development

Duration: 1 year
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment:60% Coursework, 40% Exam
Entry Requirements: Standard Level 2 entry requirements apply. For this course you will also have GCSE at grade 4 (C) or above in Science.

Higher National Certificate (HNC) in General Engineering

Level: 4
Duration: 1 year, full-time; 18 months, part-time
Award: Pearson
2017-18 Fees: £6500 (full-time); (pro-rata over 18 months)