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Suitable for Adult (19+)
Level 1
Mode of study Full Time
Duration 35 weeks
Subject area Construction & the Built Environment
  • 05 Sep 2022
  • Stratford Campus

This course enables you to try your hand at a variety of different construction and building tasks. Choose from different courses, ranging from carpentry to painting to plumbing, and get a feel for whether a career in construction is right for you.

Course description

In classroom sessions you will look at the construction sector and gain an insight into the employment opportunities that are available. You will study Health & Safety to ensure that your working practices are safe.

In the workshops, you will develop the practical skills in a variety of areas. There will also be the opportunity to develop team-building skills through sustainable project work.

You will also study English and Maths.

Additional information

Entry requirements

  • GCSE English grade 2 or above
  • GCSE Maths grade 2 or above


Providing you fulfil all of the course requirements, you may be able to progress onto a Level 2 Diploma in Maintenance Operations.

Fees and funding

The course fee for adults is TBC.

If you are aged 19+, how much you pay for your course and any additional costs will depend on a number of factors. Learn more about course fees and finances.

We have a range of financial support options available to help you while you’re studying. Find out what support you may be eligible for.

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