OverviewConstruction Site Supervisor Higher Apprenticeship Level 4 (Standard)
This Higher Apprenticeship has been developed to meet the needs of individuals working within building and construction projects, maintenance repairs, residential developments, conservation and demolition. The Site Supervisor Apprentices can take up to 3 years to complete. Job role for this apprenticeship includes: Assistant Site Manager, Assistant Supervisor or Construction Site Supervisor. The job role can also include working on built environment projects assisting budgets, ensuring contract is delivered on time and to programme, responsible for hiring staff, deliveries and quality management and costs.
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You will need an Advanced apprenticeship in a Construction Subject or a BTEC Level 3 in Construction or Civil Engineering. English and maths at grade 4 and above.
Employment in Technical & Professional/management element of the Construction Industry.
During this apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:
- Construction Technology
- Science & Materials
- Construction Practice & Management
- Legal & Statutory Responsibilities in Construction
- Construction information (Drawing, detailing, Specification)
- Surveying, measuring & Setting out
- Mathematics for construction
Assessment will take place in the workplace, through observation, professional discussion, Expert Witness Testimony and the completion of a portfolio. At College, there are written assignments for each unit, and a selection of exams. All apprentices will undertake an independent end point assessment following the completion of their practical period.
CSkills Awards Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Supervision
Further study: On successful completion of this Higher Apprenticeship you can undertake a Degree in a Construction related subject.
Career progression: Construction Site Manager or supervisor.
Steel toe capped boots, a high-viz vest and usual study stationary will be required.
Duration and attendance
- 36 months (Practical Period)
- 39 months total duration
- Day release over 2 years
The main duties and tasks of a Construction Site Supervisor are:
- Supervision of specialist contractors
- The control of health and safety standards on construction projects
- Recording, control and reporting of progress on a construction project
- The minimisation of the environmental impact of construction projects
- Control of quality of works on a construction project
- Assisting commercial staff with the monitoring of costs on a construction project
How to apply
To start this Apprenticeship you will need to be employed in a relevant job role – visit the Apprenticeships section of our website, where you can view our Apprenticeship vacancies. For further information or queries you can email us or call 01234 291747.
Apprentices do not have to pay a fee to study, however the employer may be required to pay depending on their Levy entitlement/age of the candidate. For further information call 01234 291747.View apprenticeship vacancies
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