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Professional Skills for Construction (CertHE)

Our CertHE programmes have been specifically designed to give you a range of skills sought by employers when considering applications to higher and degree apprenticeships.

During your studies, you will gain the specialist and transferable skills to enable you to identify and solve real-world engineering problems and to confidently apply knowledge in a dynamic workplace environment.

For all other enquiries, please call us on 02039623456 or email: admissions.swansea@fbaukltd.com 

Course Overview

The course will be delivered through a mix of online delivery, face to face theory and practical sessions. This will be delivered over three days per week in a blended learning format. Theory and practical sessions will be at UWTSD’s new Waterfront campus in Swansea.

The programme team will work with students and industrial partners to provide opportunities for students to gain work experience within a real industrial environment or within the university.

Course Modules

Year One – Level 4 (CertHE)

  • Applied Analytics (10 credits; compulsory)
  • Construction Technology - Past and Present (10 credits; compulsory)
  • Digital Estimating and Measurement in Construction (10 credits; compulsory)
  • Digital Technologies (10 credits; compulsory)
  • Integrating Project (20 credits; compulsory)
  • Project Management for Construction (10 credits; compulsory)
  • Skills Development in the Workplace (30 credits; compulsory)
  • Technical Skills Development (20 credits; compulsory).

Career and Progression

Employability skills are embedded within each of the modules of the programmes. Communication, work-place etiquette, creative problem solving, team working and practical skills are developed further throughout the programme. 

After successful completion of the Certificate of Higher Education Programmes, students may choose to stay at the University and progress onto various BEng, BSc, HND or HNC programmes.

The progression opportunities are detailed below: 

CertHE – Skills for Construction  

On successful completion of the CertHE, there will be options to progress onto a full-time BSc (Hons) or Higher National Certificate (HNC) / Diploma (HND) programmes in:   

  • BSc (Hons) /HND/ HNC Civil Engineering  
  • BSc (Hons) / HND/ HNC Construction Management 
  • BSc (Hons) / HND/ HNC Quantity Surveying
  • BSc (Hons) / HND / HNC Building Surveying
  • BSc (Hons) / HND / HNC Architectural Technology   

Individuals who are successful in gaining suitable employment will have the opportunity to apply for Higher Apprenticeship. 

Key Information

Study Mode: Fulltime

Study method: Online

Duration: 12 months, 3 semesters, 2 days a week, 8 hours a week

Intake: February & September

Qualification: No

Tuition Fee: £9000/year

Funding options: Student Finance Company or Self Funded 

Admission Contact Information:

Direct number - 07574244233, 07361531935

Email - admissions.swansea@fbaukltd.com 

Address - 12 Walter Road, SA1 5NF Swansea, Wales

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