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BUILDING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT
Department of Building and Civil Engineering offers both diploma and craft certificate programmes.
Diploma courses in Building Technology, Civil Engineering, Architecture and Quantity Surveying aims to provide trainee with knowledge, skills and attitudes to enable him/her to work in the construction industry competently as a supervisor of works on site and be able to compute measurements and costs of construction works.
At the end of the relevant diploma course the trainee should be able to:-
Craft Certificate Programmes
Craft certificate courses in Plumbing, Masonry and, Carpentry & Joinery aims to provide the trainee with thorough knowledge of the techniques and appropriate tools for his/her trade. In addition the trainee should acquire a firm grounding in relevant science and technology.
The Masonry / Plumbing /Carpentry & Joinery craftsman is a person who should efficiently carry out relevant tasks either on a building site or in a workshop to provide functional suitable structures. The craftsman should have the knowledge and appreciation of materials, tools and equipment which are needed for a given assignment.
This craftsman should posses some aspects of supervisory skills which would be necessary for the supervision of artisans at operational level and also coordinating their worksAt the end of the crafts course, the trainee should be able to:-
Mode of Delivery
The mode of delivery for both Diploma and Craft programmes will be structured course work, workshop / laboratory/studio sessions and industrial attachments, all aimed at providing the trainee with knowledge , skills and attitudes to enable him/her enter the world of work with confidence for either salaried employment or self employment.