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Introduction to Sustainable Construction Practices

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This qualification is ideal for individuals who want to learn about, or update their knowledge of new technologies and practices in sustainable construction. It’s particularly suited for professionals and managers who are preparing to transition or progress in the construction industry.

Course details

Course provider: Harrogate College

Industry: Construction 

Dates: Tuesday 9th November

Level: 1

Duration: 5 weeks

Venue: Harrogate College

 

Course overview

This qualification is ideal for individuals who want to learn about, or update their knowledge of new technologies and practices in sustainable construction. It’s particularly suited for professionals and managers who are preparing to transition or progress in the construction industry.

The course is certified and provides participants with a basic knowledge of the design features and materials used in sustainable construction.

Through this course, learners will:

  • Develop their skills and confidence in sustainable design, materials and construction practices
  • Update and improve their knowledge of the latest sustainable construction technologies and energy saving materials
  • Increase their awareness of the types of activities and job opportunities in the construction industry

Upon completion individuals may be able to progress within their current role or consider a move into the construction sector, possibly leading to other opportunities in the building, design and engineering industries.

How will I learn?

Face-to-face, small group lessons. The course will include interactive elements, lectures and presentations.

Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm.

An adviser from the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges will be in touch soon to discuss your application.

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