Offsite Ready - Offsite and Modular Construction

Knowledge for Change
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (100 ratings)
1,348 students
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Knowledge and skills in modern methods of construction; including offsite construction, digital design, logistics and more.

Requirements

  • Familiarity with the construction industry.

Description

This course will provide participants with an understanding of the differences between offsite and onsite construction within the construction industry. Participants will gain an understanding of both the advantages and challenges of offsite construction.

Topics include:

  • Offsite fundamentals

  • Digital design

  • Estimating / commercial

  • Logistics

  • Offsite manufacture

  • Onsite placement and assembly

  • Management and integration.

Our course has been co-designed by industry and academic experts in the field of offsite construction. The project is led by CSIC (Construction Scotland Innovation Centre) and delivered in partnership with MOBIE (Ministry of Building and Education), CWIC (Construction Wales Innovation Centre), Edinburgh Napier University, COGC (City of Glasgow College) and COYO (Class of Your Own).

Who this course is for:

  • People working in Construction and the Built Environment in the education sector and industry.

Course content

7 sections7 lectures52m total length
  • Offsite Fundamentals
    08:31
  • Offsite Fundamentals Quiz
    3 questions

Instructor

Representing the Offsite Ready Project
Lewis Ross
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 100 Reviews
  • 1,348 Students
  • 1 Course

The Offsite Ready project aims to develop knowledge and skills in modern methods of construction. It is also an opportunity for those delivering courses in Construction and the Built Environment in the education sector and industry to access free training in offsite construction.

Our free-to-use online educators’ toolkit provides a range of easily-accessible resources which have been co-designed by industry and academic experts in the field of offsite construction.  It provides a recognised CPD opportunity to remotely access the latest resources to best teach the practice of offsite construction.