Civil Engineering and Building Construction NC (V) Level 2-4

The National Certificate (Vocational) (Civil Engineering and Building Construction) is a new Civil Engineering and Building Construction Qualification at each of Levels 2, 3 and 4 of the NQF. This qualification is designed to provide both the theory and practice of Civil Engineering and Building Construction. The practical component of study may be offered in a real workplace environment or in a simulated workplace environment. It will provide students with an opportunity to experience work situations during the period of study.

Fundamental Compulsory Subjects:

  • First additional language – which must be the language of teaching and learning
  • Mathematics
  • Life Orientation

Vocational Subjects

Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
    • Construction Planning
    • Plant & Equipment
    • Materials

And one of the following

  • Carpentry & roof work
  • Masonry
  • Plumbing
    • Construction Planning
    • Plant & Equipment
    • Materials

And one of the following

  • Carpentry & roof work
  • Masonry
  • Plumbing
    • Construction Planning
    • Plant & Equipment
    • Materials

And one of the following

  • Carpentry & roof work
  • Masonry
  • Plumbing

Career Paths

  • Participate in operations and maintenance of construction equipment and machinery
  • Participate in the construction of roads, bridges, dams, railways and houses
  • Take part in designing and construction of tunnel road, factories, reservoirs etc.
  • Participate in the erection of reinforced concrete, structural steel, timber and masonry structures.

Career opportunity

  • Architectural Technology
  • Drainage Inspection
  • Industrial Designing
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Sanitation Engineering
  • Road Construction Engineering/li>
  • Civil Construction Engineering
  • Building Construction