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Construction Contracting Operations - Buying Pathway

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Level 3
18 Months

Construction buyers are responsible for ensuring that the materials required for construction are provided to schedule and according to projected budgets.  They have a vital part to play in helping ensure the profitability of contracts since they are responsible for ensuring that the most cost-effective and appropriate materials are purchased.  The Level 3 Construction Contracting Operations Qualification has been developed for delivery in a working environment. It has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in Site Technical Support within the construction industry or progress onto further learning. 

Who is this suitable for?

This course is designed for both new and experienced buyers working within the construction sector who are looking to advance, develop new skills and knowledge and progress within their employment.  This is an academic and competency based qualification.

Course Contents

  • Edexcel Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations
  • Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (QCF)
  • Employment rights and responsibilities
  • Personal learning and thinking skills
  • English and Maths (where required)

What will apprentices learn?

This programme will cover the following subject areas:

  • Health, Safety and Welfare Systems in Construction
  • Prepare programmes and Schedules of Work in Construction
  • Project Information Systems in Construction
  • Develop and maintain working relationships and personal development in Construction.
  • Monitor, maintain and improve supplies of materials in Construction
  • Recommend and monitor supplies of materials in Construction.
  • Integrate and control Project Design Information in Construction

Geason Training’s flexible delivery and dedicated support

Once the learners are enrolled on the programme, they will be assigned a Skills Trainer together with support from a Student Engagement Coach and English and Maths tutor where required. Our apprenticeships are delivered using various proven learning methods:*

  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Shadowing appropriate managers
  • Online learning e.g. webinars/blended learning via Smart Assessor
  • Teaching of theory – lectures/power point presentations
  • Workplace observations and practical tuition
  • Skills Development Workshops (Monthly or Block Release to suit your requirements)
  • Technical Briefings e.g. new equipment or technologies
  • Project work, simulated exercises and roleplay
  • Career planning
  • Master Classes

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year established2005year established
number of clients602number of clients
apprentices on programmes1116apprentices on programmes
NVQ learners on programmes537NVQ learners on programmes
end-point-assessments completed355end-point-assessments completed

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