construction

VISION

To become a vibrant Department working hand in glove with the construction industry to attain wholesome results.

MISSION STATEMENT

To provide Technical and Vocational (TVET) education in compliance with the industry, maintain high standards and produce a hardworking, committed, competent and responsible Artisan and Construction Technician who would make impact in the Construction Industry and the Society at large.


 

Courses on offer

  1. National Certificate in Brick and Block laying

  2. National Certificate in Carpentry and Joinery

  3. National Certificate in Plumbing and Drain Laying

  4. National Certificate in Painting and Decorating

  5. National Diploma in Construction Technology

  6. Higher National Diploma in Construction Engineering

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AT NATIONAL CERTIFICATE LEVEL

1. 5 Ordinary Levels including Mathematics, English and Science

2. A Technical subject or National foundation certificate with the above subjects will be an added advantage

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AT NATIONAL DIPLOMA LEVEL

1. 5 Ordinary Levels including Mathematics, English and Science

2. National certificate in any of the Construction Engineering trades

3. A clean class one Journeyman card in the related field

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AT HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA LEVEL

Results for National Diploma Course together with academic qualifications

COURSE DURATION

National Certificate

1. Three years for full time students

2. One year for apprentices

3. Two years for part time students

National Diploma

Mode of study

  • Full time

  • Part time

  • Block release

  • ODEL

Period of study – two (2) years plus six (6) months attachment

Higher National Diploma

Mode of study

  • Full time

  • Part time

  • Block release

  • ODEL

Period of study- one(1) year

PROSPECTIVE EMPLOYERS

A) Local government i.e. City, Town & Rural District Councils

B) Ministry of higher and Tertiary Education

C) ZIMDEF

D) Non– Governmental Organizations

E) Parastatals

F) Consultant Companies

G) Army , Air force

H) Self Employment / Part time jobs

 Employment/ Job Prospects

  • Qualified artisan class one(1)
  • Employed in Government or Private sector
  • Self- employment being our main thrust
  • Ability to draw plans
  • Become a teacher at Primary or Secondary school in the field of specialty
  • Become a Lecturer
  • Become a site Foreperson
  • Ability to estimate building quantities
  • Become a Charge Hand
  • Become a Construction Technician
  • Become a Construction Technologist
  • Become a General Foreperson
  • Auto Cad Competency
  • Become a Paint lab Technician
  • Become a training officer

 

 

CONTACT

Mutare Polytechnic
P.O. Box 640, Mutare
Josiah Tongogara/Vincent Ave

Tel : +263 20 63141 / 63153
Fax : +263 20 66912
 
principalmutarepolytechnic@gmail.com