Construction Technology: Renewable Energies and Engineering 5M5010
You will learn the essential skills of environmental construction and civil engineering, which may allow you to progress to construction, architecture and engineering courses in Higher Education or go directly to employment.
provide participants with a hands-on introduction to the broad range of the skills required to work in the construction industry
prepare participants for entry to ordinary level degree and honours degree programmes related to the construction industry
prepare students for apprenticeships in Construction related areas
Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied, or equivalent
Mature applicants welcome
GTI has developed a style of teaching to meet the needs of a diverse community of learners
This is a practical based course where learning takes place primarily in workshops and drawing rooms
We make extensive use of advanced multimedia and internet technologies to bring subject matter to life and to ensure effective learning
Whenever possible, we use a Learn-by-Doing approach to make the learning experience more realistic and enjoyable
We provide learning supports that are tailored to the needs of individual learners
- Building Construction 5N1570
- Renewable Energy Systems 5N4975
- Design Skills 5N0784
- Architectural Drawing 5N1558
- Computer Aided Design 5N1604
- Safety & Health at Work 5N1794
- Communications 5N0690
- Work Experience 5N1356
- Maths 5N1833
- Wood Fabrication 5N1999
Learners may also have the opportunity to study Maths as an extra module.
QQI Level 5 Award in Construction Technology Environmental Studies 5M5010
Safe Pass Certification [Additional Fees apply. Check with Course Teacher for further details]
Students who succesfully complete the course may gain entry to Third Level Institutes & Colleges through the Higher Education links Scheme.
The most up-to-date information on Higher Education Links is located at the CAO website
The most up-to-date information on Higher Education Links is located at CAO website.
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Third level courses which may give preference to successful graduates of this course:
Health and Safety
This is a full-time one-year course and runs from September to May
Full-time registered students of GTI may access a range of adult education courses at a reduced fee.
- Student Services Fee: €175
- DES Programme Participation Contribution: €200
- QQI Certification Fees: €50
GTI reserves the right to make changes in any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the Institute and a student or third party.