Carpentry & Construction Studies

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Course Content

C a r p e n t r y & C o n s t r u c t i o n S t u d i e s
  • Building Construction
  • Building Services
  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Wood Fabrication
  • Design Skills
  • Maths for STEM
  • Communications
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Engineering Workshop Processes
  • Work Experience

Course Description

Equip yourself with relevant skills to begin a career in construction. Employers are seeking apprentices who have basic qualifications in Maths, CAD and Communication skills to add to their chosen trade. There is a massive increase in the number of apprenticeships available at the moment, so make sure you are ready to take that step by embarking on a building construction course.


5M5010 QQI Level 5 Construction Technology

Career Opportunities

Graduates may progress to apprenticeship programmes in various disciplines including:

Engineering | Plumbing | Building Construction | Wood Manufacturing & Finishing | Building Surveying | Quantity Surveying | Metal Fabrication | Carpentry | Joinery | Pipe Fitting | Tool Making | Computing 


47K houses will have to be built each year for the next five years just to meet demand

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Progression to degrees

TU Dublin/GMIT/AIT | Civil Engineering | Level 7
DKIT | Building Surveying | Level 8
TU Dublin/DKIT | Engineering | Level 8
Carlow IT/IT Sligo/LYIT |Quantity Surveying | Level 8
DKIT/GMIT/CIT | Mechanical Engineering | Level 7
TU Dublin/DKIT/GMIT | Construction Management | Level 8
TU Dublin/Carlow IT/DKIT | Architectural Technology | Level 8
TU Dublin | Timber Products Technology | Level 7

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