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Construction Maintenance

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City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Maintenance Operations

This course is aimed at those who wish to pursue a career within the building maintenance and care division of the industry. Incorporating an array of desirable skills as requested by employers looking for multi-skilled staff in areas such as, brickwork, decorating, plastering, plumbing and carpentry.

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This course will cover small-scale repairs in various trades in the Construction sector, for the following trades:

  • Building Repairs (Brickwork)
  • Painting and Decorating Repairs
  • Plastering Repairs
  • Plumbing Repairs
  • Carpentry Repairs
  • Three GCSEs at grade D or above (may include one relevant equivalent) to include English Language/English Literature/First Language Welsh or Mathematics/Numeracy
  • Each application is considered on individual merit
  • Entry is subject to attending a course information session or informal interview
  • Successful completion of relevant Level 1 programme (including skills) and decision from progression board meeting

Modules covered will be:

  • Carry out small-scale building repairs
  • Carry out small-scale painting and decorating repairs
  • Carry out small-scale plastering repairs
  • Carry out small scale plumbing repairs
  • Carry out carpentry repairs
  • Health, safety, and welfare in construction
  • Principles of building construction, information and communication
You may need to study an additional skills course depending on:
  • the course you are taking at College
  • what grades you gained in your GCSE Maths and/or English Language
Click below to find out what skills course you may be taking at College

Learners are able to complete either the full qualification or certain units or elements through the medium of Welsh/bilingually. Visit our Welsh Language in the College page to find out what else is available to you.

  • Continuous assessment during the course
  • Internal assessment
  • Practical examination
  • Written examination
  • Online examination

Following successful completion of this course you may wish to progress to one of the Level 2 Foundation Qualification or Level 3 Apprenticeship routes.

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Clothing, which you can purchase online before you start the course

Any costs above are approximate and may change.

  • You will need to pay a £55 construction workshop fee each year before you start the course
  • You can rent a locker for £10 per year this will be refunded if the locker remains undamaged and keys are returned
  • You may be eligible for funding. Find out more on our student finance page

Any costs above are approximate and may change.

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Sports Academy: While on this course you may be able to join our Sports Academy, if you have a talent for sport, find out what we offer on our Sports Academy page.

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Last updated: 11/03/2024
Disclaimer:
The College takes all reasonable steps to provide the educational services and courses as described above. Details are correct at the time of editing but may be subject to change without prior notice. Courses will not run if student numbers are insufficient. The College has the right to refuse individuals entry to courses in certain circumstances. Prospective students may be advised of more suitable alternatives, if appropriate. The entry requirements stated are those that are normally required to undertake the programme of study.
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