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Construction Management HNC

Level 4
Two years

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Discover the world of Construction Management with our comprehensive, part-time HNC course designed for individuals currently working in the sector or wanting to join the sector. 

This course aims to equip you with a solid foundation in construction management principles, construction technology, digital applications for construction information, health and safety regulations, tender and procurement, science and materials and principles of alternative energy. It can be studied part time or through an apprenticeship route.

By the end of this course, you will have the essential knowledge and skills required to excel in the dynamic field of construction management. Embrace this opportunity to develop a rewarding career and make a lasting impact in the built environment.

Pending centre approval.

Key information

You should have a Level 3 qualification in a relevant field such as Construction, Engineering, or Business.

Alternatively, we will consider your application if you have relevant work experience in the construction industry. 

Proficiency in written and spoken English and good numeracy skills are essential.

Please provide copies of your academic certificates or evidence of work experience when applying. Our Admissions team will carefully review each application to ensure suitability for the course.

This course is delivered through a combination of lectures, practical workshops, and group projects. You will engage in interactive discussions, case studies, and site visits to gain real-world exposure to construction management. Our experienced tutors will guide you through the course content, providing comprehensive support and feedback. 


  • The construction environment
  • Digital application for construction information
  • Construction technology
  • Site supervision and operations
  • Legal and statutory requirements in construction
  • Tender and procurement
  • Principles of alternative energy
  • Construction design project.


Assessment methods include coursework assignments, practical exercises, presentations, and written examinations. Grading criteria are clearly outlined in the course handbook, enabling you to understand the expectations and criteria for each assessment.

Completing the HNC Construction Management course opens up a range of progression opportunities for your career. 

You can choose to pursue a higher-level qualification, such as a Higher National Diploma (HND), or a degree in Construction Management or a related field. The HNC qualification will give you the foundation to take on roles such as Assistant Site Manager, Project Coordinator, or Estimator. 

As you gain experience and expertise, you can progress to positions like Construction Manager, Project Manager, or Contracts Manager. 

Take the first step towards a fulfilling and rewarding career in construction management with our HNC course. It is also recognised worldwide.

Course costs

£2,880* a year, but it is also available via an apprenticeship route.

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Course duration

This course is delivered over two academic years at our Tycoch campus.

The course will start in September. Classes will take place 9am-5pm on Wednesdays.

Additional fees

  • Travel to and from College, or placement
  • Photocopying, stationery and equipment costs (e.g. USB sticks)
  • Printing and binding
  • Gowns for graduation ceremonies.