Higher National qualifications provide practical skills and theoretical knowledge that meet the needs of employers.
This is designed to equip the candidate with the knowledge, understanding, and skills to allow them to gain employment in the construction, construction engineering, structural, and civil engineering fields, or to progress to a higher education or professional body qualification.
This is a stand-alone qualification, but there are entry requirements. Applicants must have obtained one of the followings:
LMQ Level 4 Advanced National Certificate in Civil Engineering or any qualification which is at Level 4 or above, as notified on the NQF or QCF of the United Kingdom or SCQF Level 6 and 7 in Engineering related or any overseas qualifications, as judged by UK NARIC, to be equivalent in standard to a level 4 qualification in the UK (or higher).
The successful candidates have a wider opportunity to progress onto the higher-level qualifications . As this qualification is equivalent to Level 5 (QCF/RQF), the candidates are eligible to gain direct entry into Year 3 of the Bachelor’s degree programmes. Click here to see the progression opportunities.
|Construction Practice and the Environment
|Civil Engineering Construction
|Environmental Engineering and Professional Development
|Individual Research Project
This qualification is expected to be delivered minimum of 12 months for full-time study. Centres should make sure the Total Qualification Times (TQM) or National Learning Hours (NLH) are covered as per the qualification requirements. This programme is flexible and delivered face-to-face, distance learning, through lectures, tutorials, seminars.