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  • Surveying Technologies Theory L3

    Construction is currently experiencing a boom and those with surveying skills are in high demand. You’ll help keep new building projects and construction costs under control.

    • Course Description

      BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Surveying Technologies Theory

      Course code: FEBT04

      Delivery method: Paper based pack

      Course duration: 12 Months

      Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed

      Award achieved: Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Surveying Technologies Theory

      Awarding body: Edexcel

      Construction is currently experiencing a boom and those with surveying skills are in high demand. You’ll help keep new building projects and construction costs under control.

      This is a great qualification for those that want a new career in construction or who are looking for promotion.

    • Surveying technologies theory course overview

      Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Surveying Technologies Theory.

      Course content

      Unit 1: Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction and the Built Environment

      Module 1: The importance of health, safety and welfare in the construction industry

      Module 2: The UK and European legal framework for employees and employers

      Module 3: Workplace safety policies that address hazards, risks and control arrangements

      Module 4: The principal causes of accidents and the associated costs

      Unit 2: Measuring, Estimating and Tendering Processes in Construction and the Built Environment

      Module 1: Recording dimensions and descriptions of construction work in a methodical way

      Module 2: Understanding the purpose of estimating and common techniques that are applied to price work

      Module 3: Calculation of all in cost of materials labour and plant as well as unit rates for a variety of different construction work

      Module 4: Approximation of quantities and costs to determine the value of building projects

      Module 5: Understanding the tendering process

      Unit 3: Surveying in Construction and Civil Engineering

      Module 1: Understanding terminology as well as being able to use equipment and instruments

      Module 2: Recording measurements in standard form and producing drawings

      Module 3: The measurement of angles, recording the measurements in a standard form

      Module 4: Performing the setting out of small buildings

      Assessment

      BTEC qualifications range from entry Level to Level 3 in the Qualifications and Credit Framework. They provide work-related qualification across a number of sectors. Designed for work preparation and progression for those already in work.

      This is a 21 credit qualification.

      A registration fee of £90 is due within four weeks of enrolment if you wish to receive your BTEC certificate on completion of the course.

      Method of study

      Paper based pack

      We will send a study pack to you by courier, including your course materials and a study guide to help you through the student process. However, tutor marked assessments are only accepted online, rather than by post.

      Tutor support

      Our BTEC courses come with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. They will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance through any trickier parts of the course whenever you need it. You will also receive a study guide to help you with all aspects of studying, essay writing and general student skills.

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