Sustainable Construction Technologies


This course is designed to create awareness in environmental issues in the built environment, and to explore the relationship between people, energy use and the environmental impact of buildings.

Students will be introduced to the principles and theories of sustainable and environmental design of a building to include the analysis and assessment of the environmental performance of a building design.

Course Modules

Material Science
Building Construction
Renewable Energy Systems
Environmental Studies
Green Building
Mathematics for Engineering
Thermal Insulation Installation
Work Experience

How do I get in?

Leaving Certificate or equivalent and interview.

How long is the course?

One year full time from September until May.

What do I get out of it?

QQI/FETAC Level 5 Award in Construction Technology - 5M5010

Where can I go from here?

Further study in Pearse College at Level 6 and/or progression to other third level institutes.

How do I apply?

Please click here and fill in our application form. We will be in touch with you shortly regarding an interview time and date.