Samandi is a brickwork student who recently went on a two week work placement with Fairhurst Ward Abbotts at their Newman Brothers Coffin Works project as a brick layer.
Jack has been a student at South and City College Birmingham for three months and is currently studying carpentry and joinery. Jack recently took part in a two week work experience placement with Fairhurst Ward Abbotts at the Newman Brothers Coffin Works.
Mohamed Awabdi has been a student with South and City College for three years and is currently studying an extended diploma in construction. Mohamed recently took part in a two week work placement with Wates Construction.
Yannick Botanaka joined South and City College Birmingham on a Painting and Decorating Level 3 course. Yannick had no previous experience in the industry so he decided to take part in a work placement around his study. He finalised a two week placement at Wates Construction in January and was assigned to work at the construction management agents £18 million refit of a fourteenth floor building which was expected to be finished to a high specification for offices.