Construction TechnicalAdvanced Apprenticeship • Level 3
About the course
This pathway is for applicants wishing to pursue a career within the Built Environment and Design industry, particularly focusing on the role of Architectural Technician. Applicants must have a keen interest in design and the application of ideas to meet clients demands and expectations. You will be employed by a company and attend Themis at Burnley College one day per week*.You will be taught in Themis’ industry standard classrooms equipped with an extensive range of equipment. Our Built Environment and Design trainers have extensive knowledge and industrial experience. Our well-established links with employers ensure that our apprentices are kept up-to-date with the latest developments and career opportunities within the industry. Group work and study sessions cover a wide range of topics including: Health, Safety and Welfare. Sustainable Construction. Mathematics in Construction and the built Environment. Science and Materials. Construction Technology and Design. Building Technology.
Type of LearningApprenticeship
Study ModeFull Time
Awarded ByCity & Guilds
Location ByBurnley College
A minimum of five GCSEs at Grade 5 or above in a good range of subjects including GCSE English Language, Mathematics and Science. Ideally, applicants may have also completed an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Construction Technical. Applicants must be hardworking, reliable and motivated. As part of the interview process, Apprentices will undertake a BKSB assessment in English, Mathematics and ICT. You may also need to sit the Construction Skills Structured Learning Exercise if your employer requests it. Applicants who do not meet the exact entry requirements but hold relevant industry experience are encouraged to apply. Applicants who do not meet the exact entry requirements may also be considered.
Knowledge learning outcomes will be assessed via an on-screen assessment which is externally set and marked by the awarding organisation supported by several theoretical assessments. You will also complete a range of practical assessments within Themis at Burnley College. Performance learning outcomes will require auditable evidence of competent performance from the workplace which demonstrates your ability against set assessment criteria, completing a NVQ portfolio of evidence.
Apprenticeships are an increasingly attractive option for employers of all sizes wanting to bring new talent into their business. An Apprentice can be a solution for your business if you want to: • Develop new talent to meet your needs • Free up existing staff to take on more responsibility • Give your team new skills and energy • Give a young person a career opportunity.