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    English for Construction

    The English Language for Construction Programme has been designed to meet the needs of European Construction Professionals who are currently looking to further their career in the UK construction industry.

    The first 5 weeks of the programme will initially focus on General English, together with a daily employability workshop. The second five weeks will focus on  English for construction

    Our partner, Kingsley Recruitment Consultants will offer employment guidance and support throughout the programme (including CV and cover Letter preparation, mock interviews and searching for job opportunities) to successfully prepare candidates for employment roles in the UK construction industry.

    Our partner Discover English Smiles (DES) are able to assist you with any questions that you have regarding studying English for Construction Management at New College Group, if you have any enquiries please contact them on:

    Yolanda Muñoz
    Email: info@estudiaringlesenelextranjero.net
    Website: www.estudiaringlesenelextranjero.net/
    Please click here to download our course information booklet


    This course is available in the following locations:


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    Start Date

    May 2017

    Course Duration

    8 Weeks

    Cohort Size

    6 – 8 (Closed groups only)

    Minimum Age


    Course Progression

    On completion of the programme students will be awarded a certificate from New College Group in association with British Council.  The programme is most suitable for those professionals or graduates who wish to pursue employment both in their home markets and also in the UK Construction Industry.

    One of our students from our first cohort, Gloria Velasco, is now working as a Quantity Surveyor after finishing this course at NCG, check out her profile below: http://www.dsgquantitysurveyors.co.uk/staff/gloria-velasco/

    The following topics will be covered in the programme


    • English Language Communication Skills
    • Language comprehension, language production and vocabulary
    • Understanding the British Construction Industry
    • Technical Vocabulary used in Construction Operations
    • Building and CDM Regulations
    • RIBA Stages
    • Procurement
    • Introduction to the Quantity Surveyor and Project Manager Roles (CIOB Membership)
    • Cost Planning and Cost Management
    • JCT and NEC Contracts Overview
    • Preparation for Employment: Curriculum Vitae and Interview Preparation




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