Construction “Gateway” Course

Length of Delivery: 140 Hours
Qualification Body: Construction


Introducing our free unique Construction and Building Gateway programme where you are provided with the opportunity to gain an insight into the essential requirements for working in the Construction and Building industry. Achieving your Health & Safety qualification and FREE CSCS card. Understanding Plant Operations, Civil Engineering Environmental Sustainability, and a real insight into 360 Excavator, Bulldozers, Telehandler, Banksman / Slinger equipment and much more enables you to pick the right role for you on a site.

Summary of Unit Content:

  • Introduction to Construction & Building Industries
  • Introduction to working in the Construction Environment
  • The Purpose of Construction & Building Industries
  • Job Roles in Construction & Building Industries
    (evaluate learners requirements for additional occupational training i.e:
    – 360 Excavator
    – Bulldozer
    – Ride on Roller
    – Muncher
    – Telehandler
    – Tractor Units
    – Articulated Dumper Truck          
    – Banksman / Slinger                  
    – Confined Spaces
  • Introduction to Civil Engineering
  • Problem Solving & Behaviours, Team Work & Resilience in Construction
  • Safe Manual Handling

Level of Entry:

Level 1 Health & Safety and CSCS Card approval will be managed through touchscreen training.

If you already have a Phoenix Training Moodle account you can simply login using your profile and account details. To create a new account and begin your enhanced skills journey, click on the link below and complete the short submission form.

Funding available from West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) for West Midlands residents *Restrictions apply. Enquire for details to see if you are eligible.