QQI Level 5 Major Award in Construction Technology 5M5010
This one year full-time course at Post-Leaving Certificate level is designed for students who aspire to apprenticeships in Carpentry & Joinery or related trades. It also allows successful students the opportunity to progress into further studies at Third Level or Further Education.
- Wood Fabrication (5N1999)
- Computer Aided Draughting 2D (5N1604)
- Architectural Drawing (5N1559)
- Safety & Health at Work (5N1794)
- Communications (5N0690)
- Design Skills (5N1794)
- Appreciation of Art, Craft & Design (5N0755)
- Work Experience (5N1356
Course content may be revised for educational or organisational reasons.
Five passes in the Leaving Certificate/ Applied or QQI Level 4 or equivalent qualification. Prior learning and practical work experience taken into account at interview stage. Mature and international students are most welcome to apply.
A limited number of VTOS places are available.
Students may progress through the Higher Education Links scheme.
Students may progress to apprenticeships as follows.
- Carpentry and Joinery
- Wood manufacturing and Finishing
On completion of the course, students are prepared for employment, including employment with building contractors, carpenters and wood manufacturing industries.