Construction Ground Work Skills – Special Purpose QQI Level 4

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Construction Ground Work Skills – Special Purpose QQI Level 4 Award in Construction Ground Work Skills

The aim of this full-time thirteen week the programme is to provide learners with the knowledge, skills and competence to construct concrete slabs and paths and to lay kerbs, flags and paviors under various conditions.

Learners who successfully complete the course will achieve a Special Purpose Level 4 Award in Construction Ground Work Skills and will be eligible to seek employment as Construction Operatives.

Commencing: 08 January 2018 – Ends : 16/03/2018

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Education: Junior Certificate Standard or its equivalent. Aptitude: Good hand/arm co-ordination. Ability to measure and quantify materials required for a job. 

COURSE CONTENT

Title Award Awarding Body
Career Planning
Induction
Concreting – 4N2849 Concreting (4N2849) QQI
Safety And Manual Handling
Kerb Flag And Pavior Laying – 4N2848 Laying Kerbs, Flags & Paviors (4N2848) QQI
Safepass

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Demonstrate knowledge of the construction industry environment. Practice safe manual handling techniques and correct operation procedures for small plant and machinery.
Work on construction sites without being a risk to themselves or to others. Note: As an 8 hour duration within one day, is a mandatory requirement to complete this Safepass module, it is important that the training centre?s extend their day to 8 hours in order to accommodate this requirement.
Lay, fix and join a range of kerbs/flags/paviors in a safe and efficient manner.
Mix concrete using a diesel concrete mixer, transport, place, compact and finish concrete using hand float/trowel and power float.
Plan and Achieve realistic work goals.
Demonstrate a broad range of occupational competencies in a real work environment.

 

Contact

Contact
  • Address Waterford Wexford Training Services WWETB Waterford Training Centre Industrial Estate Cork Road Waterford X91 PX02
  • Phone 051-301500- 051-301555
  • Email recruit@wwetb.ie
  • Websitewww.fetchcourses.ie
  • Category Construction, Building, Civil Engineering
  • Location Waterford City

Course Information

Course Information
  • Course Length 10 Weeks
  • Start date 08/01/2018

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Construction Ground Work Skills – Special Purpose QQI Level 4
  • By Antonia Splini
  • Email: antoniasplini@wwetb.ie

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