Courses

Full Time

Brickwork Level 1Barry

Key components of the course will be to promote a safe environment, whilst you gain and develop the skills to construct a range of basic brick and block walls to Diploma level 1 standard

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Brickwork Level 1Cardiff

Key components of the course will be to promote a safe environment, whilst you gain and develop the skills to construct a range of basic brick and block walls to Diploma level 1 standard.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Building Services Electrical / Plumbing Diploma Full Time Level 1 Level 1East Cardiff

These qualifications are for candidates wishing to gain some understanding and practical experience of a variety of trades in the Building Services industry. The qualification covers a range of hand-skills and practical tasks in the following trade areas: Plumbing, Electrical Installation and Wall and Floor Tiling.

 

Please note: As the Eastern Community Campus is shared with Eastern High School, we are unable to accept applications for courses delivered at Eastern Community Campus from anyone aged 19+ or who will turn 19 during their course.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Carpentry Level 1Barry

Key components of the course will be to promote a safe environment, whilst you develop your hand skills and learn basic wood working techniques to Diploma level 1 standard

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Carpentry Level 1Cardiff

You will learn the practical skills and gain theoretical knowledge and understanding of this trade, it will enable you to get the skills to go onto the progression routes at trade specific levels.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Construction Operative Level 1Barry

This Construction Operative course is designed to give students a basic approach to construction operations. It prepares learners to progress onto a higher level construction trades specific course.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Construction Operative ACT April Start Level 1East Cardiff

This course is designed to give you the foundation skills to enter the industry. Key components of the course will be to promote a safe environment, whilst you experience the skills in a variety of construction trades.

This specific course is a progression route for ACT learners but under subscription allows public entry onto the program.

Please note: As the Eastern Community Campus is shared with Eastern High School, we are unable to accept applications for courses delivered at Eastern Community Campus from anyone aged 19+ or who will turn 19 during their course.

 

View full course sheet »

Construction Operative ACT January Start FT Level 1 Level 1East Cardiff

This course is designed to give you the foundation skills to enter the industry. Key components of the course will be to promote a safe environment, whilst you experience the skills in a variety of construction trades.

This specific course is a progression route for ACT learners but under subscription allows public entry onto the program.

Please note: As the Eastern Community Campus is shared with Eastern High School, we are unable to accept applications for courses delivered at Eastern Community Campus from anyone aged 19+ or who will turn 19 during their course.

View full course sheet »

Construction Operatives Level 1East Cardiff

This Construction Operative course is designed to give students a basic approach to construction operations. It prepares learners to progress onto a higher level construction trades specific course.

The course will develop your knowleded and practical skills relating to construction operations and you will cover a range of activites and gain an experience of the tools and equipment of crafts including:

Bricklaying
carpentry
Painting and Decorating
Plastering
Wall and floor tiling

You will also learn how to:

Handle and store construction materials and components
Set out, cut, mix and fix construction components

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Diploma in Wall and Floor Tiling Full Time Level 1 Level 1Cardiff

This qualification is for candidates wishing to gain an understanding and practical experience of wall and floor tiling within the construction industry.  The qualifications covers a range of hand-skills and practical tasks regarding cutting and fixing wall and floor tiles.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Painting and Decorating Level 1Barry

Key components of the course will be to promote a safe environment, whilst you gain and develop the skills to conduct a range of painting and decorating practical to Diploma level 1 standard.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Painting and Decorating Level 1Cardiff

Key components of the course will be to promote a safe environment, whilst you gain and develop the skills to conduct a range of painting and decorating practical to Diploma level 1 standard.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Bench Joinery (Program of Accelerated Learning) Level 2Level 2Barry

This Level 2 Diploma in Wood Trades qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

This program of accelerated learning has been developed to fast track learners from basic skills up to a level 2 standard within a structured delivery.  It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Wood Trades in the construction industry or progress to further training.

This qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge; industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Brickwork (Program of Accelerate Learning) Level 2Level 2Barry

This Level 2 Diploma in Trowel Trades qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

This program of accelerated learning has been developed to fast track learners from basic skills up to a level 2 standard within a structured delivery. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Trowel Trades in the construction industry or progress to further training.

This qualification supports the Learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge; industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Brickwork(Program of Accelerated Learning) Level 2Level 2Cardiff

This Level 2 Diploma in Trowel Trades qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

This program of accelerated learning has been developed to fast track learners from basic skills up to a level 2 standard within a structured delivery. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Trowel Trades in the construction industry or progress to further training.

This qualification supports the Learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge; industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Construction and The Built Environment Level 2Cardiff

Our construction and the built environment course is ideal for you if  wish to become and Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This programme will provide you with the technical and professional skills needed to progress onto an apprenticeship or into university. It will also provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into your desired career.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Diploma in Construction and The Built Environment Level 2 Level 2Barry

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become and Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This course will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for entry into the construction industry and it will provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into higher education.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Enhanced Engineering in Plumbing Level 2 Level 2Barry

This Plumbing level 2 course will suit anyone who is interested in a career in the plumbing industry, this course is great stepping stone to become a plumber. 

The Enhanced pathway is available only to learners meeting certain requirements, you must be under the age of 24 years at the start of this course to be able to take the course.  For those interested in the Plumbing Level 2 course but above 24 years of age, there is a Plumbing Full Time Level 2 course available in City Centre, for this course please search this course code HPCC2F07.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Painting & Decorating (Program of Accelerated Learning) Level 2Level 2Barry

This Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

This program of accelerated learning has been developed to fast track learners from basic skills up to a level 2 standard within a structured delivery.  It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Painting and Decorating in the construction industry or progress to further training.

This qualification supports the Learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge; industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Painting & Decorating (Programme of Accelerated Learning) Level 2Level 2Cardiff

This Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

This program of accelerated learning has been developed to fast track learners from basic skills up to a Level 2 standard within a structured delivery.  It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Painting and Decorating in the construction industry or progress to further training.

This qualification supports the Learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge; industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

PAL in Plumbing Skills Full Time Level 2 Level 2Cardiff

The qualification covers many areas within plumbing and domestic heating, such as hot and cold water supplies, sanitation and understanding health and safety within Building Services Engineering.  Candidates will be assessed by on-demand multiple choice tests and practical assignments.

This qualification could lead directly into employment, offering learners the chance to develop their skills and knowledge to a high standard recognised by the industry.  Learners may also progress from the Level 2 qualifications straight through to Level 3.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Plastering (Program of Accelerated Learning) FT Level 2Level 2Cardiff

This Level 2 Diploma in Plastering qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Site Carpentry (Program of Accelerated Learning) Level 2Level 2Barry

This Level 2 Diploma in Wood Trades qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

This program of accelerated learning has been developed to fast track learners from basic skills up to a level 2 standard within a structured delivery.  It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Wood Trades in the construction industry or progress to further training.

This qualification supports the Learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge; industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Site Carpentry (Program of Accelerated Learning) Level 2Level 2Cardiff

This Level 2 Diploma in Wood Trades qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Tiling (Programme of Accelerated Learning) Level 2Level 2Cardiff

This qualification is for candidates wishing to gain a qualification in wall and floor tiling, within the construction industry. The qualification covers a range of theory based exams and practical assignment to address the awarding body requirements.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Bench Joinery Level 3Barry

You will learn the practical skills and gain theoretical knowledge and understanding of this trade.  It will enable you to get the skills to go onto the progression routes at trade specific levels.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Brickwork Level 3Barry

You will experience larger more complex projects to complete.  This course provides you with the opportunity to develop your skills to industry required standards at Level 3.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Building Services Electrical / Plumbing Diploma Full Time Level 1 Level 3Cardiff

These qualifications are for candidates wishing to gain some understanding and practical experience of a variety of trades in the Building Services industry. The qualification covers a range of hand-skills and practical tasks in the following trade areas: Plumbing, Electrical Installation and Wall and Floor Tiling.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Carpentry Level 3Cardiff

You will learn the practical skills and gain theoretical knowledge and understanding of this trade, it will enable you to get the skills to go onto the progression routes at trade specific levels.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Construction and The Built Environment [1 Year Diploma] Level 3Cardiff

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become and Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for entry into the construction industry it will provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into higher education.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Painting and Decorating Level 3Barry

The Level 3 Diploma in Painting and Decorating qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Painting and Decorating in the construction industry or progress to further training.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Plastering Level 3Cardiff

The Level 3 Plastering qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Plastering in the construction industry or progress to further training.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Site Carpentry Level 3Barry

You will learn the practical skills and gain theoretical knowledge and understanding of this trade.  It will enable you to get the skills to go onto the progression routes at trade specific levels.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Part Time

Bricklaying Day Release

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 2Barry

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Bricklaying qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in  Bricklaying within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

The technical certificate will develop the fundamental skills of your trade.

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Bricklaying Day Release

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 2Cardiff

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Bricklaying qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in  Bricklaying within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

The technical certificate will develop the fundamental skills of your trade.

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Brickwork - NVQ Level 2 Level 2Cardiff

This is an NVQ delivery only course.  The NVQ qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge.  In addition, industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

This Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Bricklaying qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in Bricklaying in the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Construction Operations - NVQ

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 2Barry

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Construction Operatives qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

The technical certificate will develop the fundamental skills of your trade

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Painting & Decorating (DB2)

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 2Barry

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Painting and Decorating qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

The technical certificate will develop the fundamental skills of your trade.

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Painting & Decorating (DB2)

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 2Cardiff

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Painting and Decorating qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

The technical certificate will develop the fundamental skills of your trade.

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Plastering - NVQ Level 2 Level 2Cardiff

This is an NVQ delivery only course.  The NVQ qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge.  In addition, industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

This Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in Plastering in the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Plastering Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 2Cardiff

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Site Carpentry - NVQ Level 2 Level 2Cardiff

This is an NVQ delivery only course.  The NVQ qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge.  In addition, industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

This Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Site Carpentry qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in Site Carpentry in the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Apprenticeship in Plastering

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 3Cardiff

The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Plastering qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in plastering within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

The technical certificate will develop the advanced level skills of your trade.

 

This course has been developed to support apprentices in achieving their level 3 trade qualifications, the technical certificate delivers the underpinning knowledge of the trade and develops hand skills in a workshop environment whilst the NVQ qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge in an industry related environment.

 

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Construction & the Built Environment Level 3Cardiff

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become and Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for entry into the construction industry it will provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into higher education.

 

Please contact Dylan Harvey for further details - dharvey@cavc.ac.uk

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Construction & the Built Environment (Civil Engineering) Level 3Cardiff

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become an Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for entry into the construction industry and it will provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into higher education.

This brand new course is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineering (ice) and offers paid for Career Ready placements, a mentor and an internship with the likes of Wates and Arcadis.

 

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

Construction & the Built Environment (Civil Engineering)

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 3Cardiff

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become an Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for entry into the construction industry and it will provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into higher education.

This brand new course is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineering (ice) and offers paid for Career Ready placements, a mentor and an internship with the likes of Wates and Arcadis.

For further details please contact Dylan Harvey - dharvey@cavc.ac.uk

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Construction & the Built Environment [1 Year Diploma]

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 3Cardiff

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become and Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector. This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for entry into the construction industry it will provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard into higher education.

How to apply » View full course sheet »

Plastering - NVQ Level 3 Level 3Cardiff

This is an NVQ delivery only course.  The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Plastering qualification has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in plastering within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

 

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

CIOB Level 4 Certificate in Site Supervision Level 4+Cardiff

This qualification is internationally recognised and provides access to applicants wishing to achieve the CSCS Black card.  It is aimed at both experienced and aspiring site managers/supervisors and provides the underpinning knowledge and skills required to effectively and safely manage a construction project from planning to completion.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »

HNC Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment

Apprenticeship

ApprenticeshipLevel 4+Cardiff

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become an Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector.

 

This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for further progression within the construction industry and open the doorway to a new career. It will also provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard towards achieving your degree.

How to apply » View full course sheet »

HNC Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment Level 4+Cardiff

Construction and the Built Environment is an ideal subject for students wishing to become an Architect, Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor or follow any other professional career pathway in the sector.

 

This programme will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required for further progression within the construction industry and open the doorway to a new career. It will also provide you with a recognised qualification that will act as a springboard towards achieving your degree.

Apply Now! » View full course sheet »