About the course

This course provides the ideal introduction to the construction industry and covers essential skills in the construction trades. You will find out what you enjoy, and then you can move onto a specialist qualification in bricklaying, carpentry and joinery or maintenance operations. 

What you will study

  • Basic: Bricklaying, carpentry and joinery, plastering, painting and decorating, construction operations, wall and floor tiling
  • Functional skills in English and maths

Entry requirements

  • A - E in Maths and English
  • This course is suitable for 14-19 year olds, or for individuals of any age wanting an introduction to the variety of construction trades, to gain skills in those areas and perhaps to decide which trade is the right one to pursue a career in - our focus is on preparing every student for their next step

Moving forward

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