Construction & the Built Environment

Construction Introduction for Women - R287

Wirral Waters Campus Part Time Level 1

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An eight week introduction to basic home maintenance for women

Course Details

An introductory course for women who would like to develop their practical skills around the home. Topics we will cover are;

  • How to wallpaper a feature wall
  • Basic paint application
  • Dealing with an appliance leak e.g. washing machine, dishwasher
  • Safe use of power tools
  • Wall hangings, fixings for shelves and mirrors
  • Basic electrical safety
  • Basic central heating checks
  • Basic home security
Entry Guidelines

No formal qualifications required.

Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory reference.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Equipment Required

Appropriate workwear for practical activities

Assessment Method

Tutor observation

Where can I progress to?

Level 1 Introduction to Construction

Level 2 Painting and Interior Decoration

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Starting 10th October 2023 - Ending - 14th November 2023

REF R287P001

If you are aged 19 or over:

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

Fee : £250.00

The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.

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