West Thames College London

Pre-Apprenticeship in Construction

Designed as a progression routes for students considering an apprenticeship, this 6 week course provides the ideal route to an Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship.

Key course features

Level: Level 1

Mode: Part-time

Start Date: 06 September 2017

Who is this course for?

This course is for those wishing to start an apprenticeship.

About the course

This pre-apprenticeship is designed as a progression route for Level 1.

You will learn:

  • Building working relationships with customers
  • Carpentry skills
  • Construction painting skills
  • Starting work in construction
  • Sustainability in the construction industry
  • Working as a team to move and handle resources
  • Developing building maintenance skills
  • Health & Safety and Welfare in Construction
  • Numeracy for the workplace (Invoicing and costing)
  • Interview skills
  • Preparing for an apprenticeship

The course will provide work skills for participants as well as support and assistance to give access to opportunities and vacancies available for the Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeships. You will also have the opportunity to improve your maths and English.

Additional opportunities

All students who attain a 90% attendance in the programme would be eligible for enrolment to achieve the Health and Safety Awareness Course leading to CSCS card.

Where next?

Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Construction, Painting and Decorating or Plumbing.

Entry requirements

None, but you will have an interview and an initial assessment. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email info@west-thames.ac.uk.

This course is free for students under 19 years.

Please see our Fees and Concessions page or call 020 8326 2015 for further details.

How to apply?
Please click the apply now button and fill out the online application form. An adviser will be in touch regarding interview dates.


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