1. Construction Technology

Course Type Full Time
Prerequisite NVQ Level 4 Examination in the relevant field
or
SLGTI Bridging Programme in Construction Technology
Medium English Language
Course Duration 1 year, plus 6 months On-the-Job-Training (SIT)
Course Overview National Vocational Qualification Certificate ­– NVQ Level 5
(National Diploma)
Course Objective (Purpose Of this Qualification)
To gain in-depth theoretical knowledge, skills and competencies in order to perform at the supervisory level in construction work/Civil Engineering, e.g. to conduct field investigations, surveys & tests required for feasibility studies for construction work, to monitor usage, storage and transportation of construction materials, to organise the site and to plan construction activities, to supervise all kind of construction activities, to prepare Bill of Quantities, to develop budgets & estimates, and to supervise the finishing work.
Course Content

Sector Technical Competencies

  • Conduct field investigations, surveys & tests required for feasibility studies for construction work
  • Monitor Usage, storage and transportation of construction
  • materials
  • Set out structures/works
  • Supervice construction of sub structures and retaining walls
  • Organise the site
  • Plan construction activities
  • Supervise construction activities of super structure of buildings
  • Supervise construction activities of roads/highways and bridges
  • Supervise construction activities of water supply, drainage and sewerage
  • Supervise construction activities of irrigation work F45T001U10
  • Prepare Bill of Quantities, develop budgets & estimates
  • Supervise finishing work

Employability Competencies

  • Manage work place information
  • Manage work place communication
  • Plan work to be performed in theworkplace