Steelfixing apprenticeship course
Duration: 24 months
Structure: 18 weeks of training over 18 months, plus on-the-job experience
Location: Bircham (Norfolk)
Dates: Continuous start dates available
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This apprenticeship course is for people who want to gain a vocational qualification in steelfixing, while gaining industry experience.
You’ll learn a host of steelfixing skills, such as positioning and fixing reinforced steel, as well as processes involved in basic project documentation, health and safety, and levelling and setting out. You’ll also learn fundamental building information modelling (BIM) and design principles.
Furthermore, you’ll receive training in the theory of the construction industry, as well as enjoy comprehensive practical experience in steelfixing.
The course covers practical principles in:
You’ll learn basic skills, knowledge and awareness in:
You’ll also focus on personal skills in:
Teaching and assessment
18 weeks’ training delivered over 18 months
- Block 1: 2 weeks
- Block 2: 4 weeks
- Block 3: 4 weeks
- Block 4: 4 weeks
- Block 5: 4 weeks
Qualifications you gain
- Level 2 Steelfixing standard
- Level 1 Functional Skills, working towards L2 (test must be taken)
Methods of assessment
You’ll be regularly assessed using a range of methods, including written assessment, practical assessment, verbal questioning and presentation, and multiple-choice testing. You’ll also be required to complete college-based and site-based activity journals. You’ll be given clear, direct and constructive feedback to enable you to make progress and successfully complete the course.
Mandatory entry requirements
Maths and English GCSE Grades 3-9 or D-A.
To help us assess your suitability for the course, you'll need to complete a skills learning exercise and possibly attend college for further tests.
The course involves:
- strenuous physical activity
- working at heights
- wearing PPE/RPE
- working to deadlines.
Need more information?
Contact one of our account managers
Or phone Course booking line: 0344 994 4433