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Construction and Plumbing

Domestic Retrofit Level 2 Award (AIM)

ABOUT THIS COURSE

The aim of this qualification is to provide an overview of the domestic retrofit, and understanding of the knowledge and skills underpinning the basic principles of Retrofit. Understanding materials, risk assessment, method statements and on site assessments to ensure the right selection of materials are used, for the right project, in the right circumstances.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

An interest in working in the building industry, some previous experience is helpful, being a 'hands-on' practical person is desirable to learn the skills required for the various jobs avaiable leading from this course.

ASSESSMENT METHOD

Full engagement per week in class set projects, home study tasks and successful completion of end of course examination.

PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES

Learn about higher level courses across the construction industry to include electrical, plastering and brickwork, plumbing, heating and refrigeration qualifications to include wider Green Skills initiatives. The construction industry is a cornerstone of life in Britain. There are numerous trade shortages that means jobs for the right candidate. Get qualified and get hired!

STUDY METHODS

Classroom based, theory and practical tasks, home study tasks.

You will take part in classroom sessions where you will learn about the new requirements and legislation You will have the opportunity to discuss the subjects with your course tutor and peers, and receive full support to pass your end of course examination. You will also be offered an independent careers assessment, learn about other green skills qualifications and receive a preferential rate to sign up to any new course with WLC.

FEES

If you will be aged 19 or older on 31 August in the year you begin your studies and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, you may be eligible for fee remission to cover your course fees, depending on your circumstances. For more information on fee remission, please click here.

You may be eligible for financial help to support with books, travel, course materials and childcare costs – please click here for more information.

HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM
COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
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Barons Court
London W14 9BL

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EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
The Green
Ealing
London W5 5EW

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SOUTHALL COMMUNITY
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SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Beaconsfield Road
Southall
London UB1 1DP

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