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The study units on the site are not designed to provide stand-alone learning packages or to replace tutors but aim to supplement learning and to provide guidance and a source of information. 

The units available can be seen below, you can then select the unit you wish to open.

Below is the list of all study units that are currently available from Constructionsite. 

Each unit can be opened by clicking on its title. 

To activate the resources links click on the button in the left hand column of the page. 

The relevance of the unit to an area of study is indicated by the code; these are shown in the table below.

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Angular Measurement & Building Surveys  OA
Assessing Training   P&PS
Avoiding Conflict  ME&F

Basic Principles of Surveying  OA
Briefs   P&PS
Building up an Estimate   ME&F

Chilled Water Distribution Systems   CT&S
Computer Aided Drawing Software  P&PS
Concepts Relating to Building Engineering   CT&S
Conforming to Health & Safety Legislation   HS&E
Construction Process   ME&F
Contractors Influence   ME&F
Cost Control Requirements   ME&F
Cost Planning and Control Techniques   ME&F

Design & Construction Process   ME&F
Design of Utilities in Commercial and Industrial Buildings   CT&S
Design of Water Systems   CT&S
Design Parameters   CT&S
Determining Cooling Requirements   CT&S
Determining Heating Needs   CT&S
Determining Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning    CT&S
*Developing Design Strategies   CT&S

Economic Constraints   ME&F
Economic Principles   ME&F
Electrical Theory and Networks   CT&S
Energy use in Buildings   CT&S
English Legal System   Law
Evaluating Design Solutions for Services   CT&S

Financial Appraisal, Procurement & Payments  ME&F 
Fire & Smoke Dynamics   CT&S
Fire Detection and Alarm Installations   CT&S
Fire Fighting Installations   CT&S

Health & Safety Legislation   HS&E
Health & Safety Policy & Systems    HS&E
*Heat and Vapour Transfer   CT&S
*Heat Exchangers  CT&S

Identifying Resources   ME&F
Introduction to the Construction Industry   ME&F

Law of Contract & Tort   Law
Legal Influences   Law
Legal Requirements   Law
*Legislation & Standards (Fire Detection & Security Systems)  Law
*Lighting & Sound   CT&S
Linear Surveys and Levelling   OA

Management & Procurement within the Sector  ME&F
Management & Organisation of Works  ME&F
Monitoring of Health & Safety in the Workplace   HS&E

NEC 3 Family of Contracts    Law
NEC 3 Engineering and Construction Contract   Law  

Open Book Cost Management  ME&F  
Optimum Solutions for Building Services Problems  CT&S

Post Contract Completion   ME&F
Post Contract Evaluations  ME&F
Personal Development   P&PS
Phases of a Building Service Project   ME&F
Planning & Control   ME&F
Planning and Programming   ME&F
*Plastics and Timber   CT&S
Pre-tender Information Requirements  ME&F
Preparing for Construction  CT&S
Principles of Economics     ME&F      
Processes of Management   ME&F
Procurement & Profitability   ME&F
Procurement and Contractual Implications   ME&F
*Project Evaluation and Post Completion Strategy  ME&F  
Production of Estimates   ME&F
Project/Site Appraisal, Design and Planning  ME&F  
Project Management Objectives, Concepts and Practice   ME&F

*Requirements & Proposals for Systems Installations   CT&S
Research   P&PS
Responsibilities of the Parties to a Contract   Law
*Responsibilities and Working Relationships   ME&F

Sanitary Accommodation  CT&S
*Sub-structure and Plant   CT&S
Superstructure   CT&S
*Selection of Procurement and Contractual Arrangements   ME&F
*Security Detection, Monitoring & Alarm Installations  CT&S
Setting out Procedures  OA
Services   CT&S
Showing Development   P&PS
*Statutory Requirements (Fire Engineering)  CT&S
Statutory Approvals   Law  
*Steel and Concrete  CT&S
Supply Chain Management, Organisation & Arrangements  ME&F
*Sustainability, Sound and Light   Sc&M
Sustainability   HS&E
Sustainable Development  HS&E
Sustainable Legislation  HS&E
Sustainable Technology in Refurbishment  HS&E

Team Functioning   P&PS
*Thermal Comfort and the Transfer of Heat   CT&S
*Thermal Studies  CT&S
*Thermodynamic Cycles   CT&S
Training & Development Opportunities   P&PS

Using Information Technology   P&PS
Utility Industries   CT&S

*Water Treatment Systems  CT&S
Ways to Communicate   P&PS

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