Design & Technology

Design & Technology




WJEC/ EDUQAS Level 1/ 2 Award in Constructing the Built Environment

NCFE Entry Level Award in Creative Craft (Entry Level 3) Unit 01 Making an art or craft product (A/601/9885)

Key stage 3 – enrichment opportunities and skills development



Design & Technology and Construction at Kingsmead is fun and interesting and allows you to design and make your own projects that can be taken home once they are completed. Construction/ design & technology at Kingsmead provides a general insight into the construction industry alongside developing your abilities in a range of practical skills. It provides a potentially suitable foundation for further study, an apprenticeship or employment. The course will also provide a clear, satisfying, and worthwhile course of study for you if you do not progress to further study in this subject. In addition, the course will introduce you to many new aspects of the construction industry which could help you make informed decisions about a wide range of career pathways.

Post 16 destinations

Level 2/ 3 full-time study in construction trade qualifications at your local further education college or training provider

An apprenticeship in a construction related subject or trade

Full-time employment

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Go Construct

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