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Careers in construction: investigating labour market information

Set in the context of the construction industry, this resource supports students to be more aware of employment opportunities through using labour market information.

Careers carousel in construction

This resource provides an interview challenge for students to complete, whilst taking part in a construction themed careers carousel (speed networking event).

Interview preparation: responding to interview questions

Set in the context of the construction industry, this resource supports students to understand more about how they might respond to a question in an interview situation, using the STAR technique.

Interview preparation: how to get hired

Set in the context of the construction industry, this resource supports students to understand more about interview processes.

Creating a CV

Set in the context of the construction industry, this resource supports students to understand more about writing a CV and what content they might consider including.

Apprenticeships in Construction

This presentation provides students with information about what an apprentiship involves in the construction industry. It provides a workbook that prompts students to find out about apprenticeship opportunities and record key facts from the session.

Quantity Surveyor A Day in the Office

This maths in construction resource explores some common maths that a Quantity Surveyor uses while at work—most commonly to do with calculating areas and assessing the cost of a project. The session includes a group activity where students work together to calculate the costs of paint that would be needed for a...

Pythagoras' Theorem in Construction

This maths in construction resource looks at Pythagoras’ Theorem and the importance of right angles in construction. The activity is supplemented by worksheet-based calculations and links to careers in Quantity Surveying and Construction Site Manager.

Tunnel Tactics

Using this resource students are required to design, cost and construct a section of reinforced tunnel with consideration to the sustainability of the materials used and the effects on the environment.

Sustainable Design Challenge

Using this resource students are required to construct an environmentally friendly model of a school building with consideration to sustainability of materials used and the effects of them on the surroundings with respect to carbon emissions.

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