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Certificates at this level are typically awarded for two years of full-time study after the leaving certificate or equivalent. Skills developed are mostly technical and vocationally specific, i.e. are focused on a specific career sector. National apprenticeships programmes are included in thhis level.
Awards at this level recognised by the National Framework of Qualifications may lead to 3rd level progression opportunities.
Qualifications at this level prepare for occupations that involve using the skills and knowledge learned alongside existing workers in 'real world' environments. Examples include restaurant managers, electricians, engineering technicians, legal secretaries, hairdressers, and web developers.
The programme provides students with knowledge, skills and competencies in the broad area of buildings management. It incorporates craft based modules plus class modules such as health & safety legislation, maintenance management systems, self professional development, research design and computer skills.
|To view the Leaving Certificate minimum entry requirements for this course, Click Here [Source: Qualifax]
To view Mature Entry requirements, or alternative requirements, please visit Qualifax or the Colleges' website from the links available in the Course Details section above.
The upgrading and conservation of existing buildings is an area of opportunity for those interested in working within the built environment. Statistics show that the repair, maintenance and improvement of buildings account for €2 billion annually including approximately €1 billion spent in the residential sector. With the availability of grants and government support, there will be a growing need to maintain these buildings and graduates from this programme will be well placed to service these needs.
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