BTEC Level 3 National Subsidiary Diploma in Construction & the Built Environment

Construction, Planning and the Built Environment

Construction, Planning and the Built Environment
Construction, Planning and the Built Environment

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title BTEC Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment
Code TE011
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3

Overview

This course will give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills needed in preparation for employment at technician level within the Construction or Civil Engineering industries. 

The course focusses on the operational, technical and management elements of construction and the built environment. 

Details

Units to be studied will include:

  • Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction and the Built Environment 
  • Sustainable Construction in Construction and the Built Environment 
  • Mathematics in Construction and the Built Environment 
  • Science and Materials in Construction and the Built Environment 
  • Project Management in Construction and the Built Environment 
  • Building Technology in Construction and the Built Environment 
  • Surveying in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Computer Aided Drafting and Design
  • Project in Construction and the Built Environment
  • Project Management
  • Setting Out
  • Surveying

How will it be delivered?

100% Coursework/Practical Assignments.

Entry requirements

Standard Level 3 Vocational entry requirements apply - the minimum requirement is at least five GCSEs at Grade 4 or at Least 3 GCSE subjects at Grade 4 alongside alternative GCSE equivalent qualifications.

For this course you must have GCSE at Grade 4 or above in Science or you will have completed a Level 2 Diploma in a related subject, along with GCSE Grade 4 in Maths and English. 

If you have completed a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Construction you will have the necessary entry requirements for this course.

Your next steps...

Many of our students progress into the construction workplace or a relevant Technical Apprenticeship. 

There are also opportunities to fulfil a pathway to a Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Construction and the Built Environment.

Potential Careers

  • Architecture/ Building Design 
  • Building Surveying
  • Estimating
  • Health, Safety & Environment 
  • Planning
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Site and Project Management