BTEC Explorer Course - Construction and the Built Environment

BTEC Explorer Course - Construction and the Built Environment

Course provided by Pearson

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 16 hours study time

  • Property and construction

  • £4.99

  • Level 1

About this course

Construction is one of the most important industries shaping our world today. It embraces everything you can see and interact with in the built environment: from buildings, roads, bridges, houses, to vital utilities like water supply networks, the list is endless. This course will help you understand how your skills and personal attributes are compatible with the wide range of roles in this sector. The course includes a mix of online activities, tasks, case studies and videos. It is organised in short, bite-sized sections and designed to be completed at your own pace so you can fit them in around everyday life. When you complete your course, you’ll be awarded a digital badge which you can add to your online profiles or CV and present to an employer. This course is free to eligible learner (standard course price is £4.99).

Learning outcomes

  1. Job opportunities in the Construction sector - Explore the types of roles available.
  2. Finding out about yourself -Assess how your skills match up and if working in this sector is for you.
  3. Working in the sector - Get a taste of working in the sector through case studies, videos and work taster activities.
  4. Next steps towards your career - Review and reflect on your Explorer programme and explore career routes and next steps in this sector.