Building Construction

Building Construction – QQI Award in Construction Technology Level 5 (5M5010)

This one year Building Construction course is designed to provide learners with the opportunity to develop essential knowledge and practical skills to work in the rapidly growing construction and renewable energy industries.  The course prepares the learners to further their studies at degree level or direct employment in a wide range of construction or renewable energy related job.

Course Content

Building Construction, Communications, Work Experience, Computer Aided Draughting (CAD), Safety & Health at Work, Building Service, Renewable Energy Systems, Thermal Installation.

Certification

QQI Level 5

Duration

1 year

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied and interview. A portfolio of art, technical or design related work is useful but not essential. A portfolio could include technical, building or engineering drawings, design-related drawing, photography or any other art design related material work.

Progression Opportunities

Building Construction course is designed to provide learners with the opportunity to develop skills and to prepare them to further their studies at degree level or direct employment in a wide range of construction or renewable energy related job.

See the progression routes available for this course here

Course Charges

Year 1: €695*

* includes €200 Govt. charge