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Construction Course

Course at a glance

Subject Area:

Construction Skills


Study Programme


Level 1 Extended Certificate

Course Start:


Course Length:

1 year


North Street Campus

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Course overview

This multi-skills course is ideal for those who are unsure which route to chose.

Students will learn basic skills in the following areas:

  • Bricklaying
  • Carpentry & Joinery
  • Painting & Decorating
  • Plastering
  • Wall & Floor Tiling

Our study programmes include a vocational course, English and maths, work experience and employability skills.

The Football Academy

Want to develop your football skills whilst studying? You can combine our Level 1 Extended Certificate in Multi-Skills with a 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Football Coaching. By the end of the course you can be qualified as a Level 1 Football Coach. 

For more information about The Football Academy course visit our page here. 

Entry requirements

The course level you will be enrolled on will be dependent on your GCSE results. This will be discussed at your interview. Your interview will be confirmed after your application has been processed. 

What can I do after this course?

After completing this course there are a number of options available; depending on your final grade you could move onto an apprenticeship, or a study programme course in bricklaying, carpentry & joinery, painting & decorating, plastering and wall & floor tiling.

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