Construction Technology

construction technology


This is a one year course for students considering a career in furniture making, construction related courses or engineering. The programme offers students a unique opportunity to develop proficient skill levels in the design and manufacture of handcrafted furniture and/or skills required by the construction industry.


 Progression and Career Options:

Graduates from this course will have acquired a nationally recognised qualification which will enable them to compete for employment or an apprenticeship in the carpentry, joinery and cabinet making industries. This qualification can also be used to apply for a range of engineering courses in the Institutes of Technology through the QQI entry route. Students may also apply for entry to the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (Letterfrack).


Construction Studies

Course Code:     5M5010

Course Content:

  • Build­ing Construction
  • Con­struc­tion Technology
  • Draw­ing
  • CAD
  • Safety and Health at Work
  • Renew­able Energy Systems
  • Math­e­mat­ics
  • Com­mu­ni­ca­tions
  • Work Expe­ri­ence


QQI Level 5 Cer­tifi­cate in ​Construction Technology