Level 2 Apprenticeship NI in Construction Plant Maintenance

This 2 year course will equip you with the skills needed to become a construction plant mechanic involved in the service and maintenance of equipment used on construction sites.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10121
Campus: Downpatrick, Lisburn
Study Type: Full-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Motor Vehicle

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Course Overview
This 2 year course will equip you with the skills needed to become a construction plant mechanic involved in the service and maintenance of equipment used on construction sites. This includes large equipment such as bulldozers, cranes and diggers and also smaller machinery such as air compressors, pumps and generators. You will complete all the Level 2 outcomes required to match the occupational framework. 

Modules may include: 
  • Plant maintenance
  • Workshop practical skills
  • Vehicle inspection
  • Basic vehicle inspection
  • Hydraulics
  • Pneumatics
  • Health and safety

You have an interest in Construction Plant Maintenance and operating large machinery on building sites.

How to maintain and repair a wide range of Construction Plant machinery and equipment.

Getting hands on experience in the excellent college workshops.

Successful completion of this programme will enable you to progress to employment or the Level 3 Apprenticeship in Construction Plant Maintenance.

An employer and 5 GCSEs including at least Grade F in English and Maths. However to help you succeed on the course it is preferable if you have a minimum of Grade D in Maths and English.

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