There’s still time to get your application in for courses starting this September. Whatever your interest, we offer training programmes at all levels to suit your needs.

Our subjects are a great hands-on alternative to sixth form or university, combining practical expertise with theory and work experience. Qualifications lead to in-demand skills that offer excellent employment prospects in the construction industry.

There are all kinds of ways to get started in a competitive and well-paid career, so check out our courses and start your journey now. Courses recruiting include…

Level 2

Construction Crafts are in massive demand in the building industry. Gain exceptional skills and get an excellent grounding in theory and work experience too. However, learning the artistry of your profession is just the beginning. Kickstart an impressive career by enrolling on a Level 2 programme (equivalent level to GCSEs) which incorporates a vocational course, English and maths, work experience, and employability skills:
Level 2 - Plastering
Level 2 - Painting & Decorating

T Level

This two-year technical study programme (which is an alternative to A Levels) has been created with the help of employers. Everything you learn will help you stand out in the jobs market. Our course combines classroom learning with practical training, so you get the best of all worlds, helping you leap ahead of the crowd and into your ideal career:
T Level - Design, Surveying and Planning for Construction


Enter a field with great job prospects and competitive salaries. BTECs give the best possible foundations while gaining real-world insight into how a job works. These programmes are for students who have completed/finishing Year 11 and include a vocational course (equivalent to 3 A Levels), English and maths, work experience and employability skills:
BTEC - Civil Engineering
BTEC - Construction & the Built Environment


Our HTQs give you the practical experience and theory to start an amazing career with fantastic prospects, without following a traditional degree route. So, you can get your life on track sooner. Level 4 programmes provide progression onto higher-level courses and degree apprenticeship. This is a great alternative to university. You can achieve a degree-level qualification in just four years and at a fraction of the cost:
HTQ - Civil Engineering
HTQ - Construction Management

What next?

Register your interest in attending the next Leeds College of Building open day. Tour our fantastic facilities, chat with friendly tutors, and we’ll help you apply for your chosen course:

We look forward to welcoming you in September!