Thinking of studying Construction at South & City College? Carpentry, Brickwork, Plastering, Painting & Decorating, Tiling, Air Con, Civil Engineering – we offer a wide range of hands-on courses. Meet our tutors below or take a virtual 360 tour of our construction workshops to find out more.
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If you’re ready to apply now, choose your course below and apply directly from the course page. Need to know more? Book a call with one of our friendly admissions staff, who can answer your questions and guide you through the application process.
|HND in Construction (Top up)||5||View course|
|Apprenticeship Building Services Engineering Technician||4||View course|
|Apprenticeship Construction Design and Build Technician||4||View course|
|Higher Apprenticeship Construction Site Engineering Technician||4||View course|
|Higher Apprenticeship Construction Site Supervisor||4||View course|
|HNC in Building Services Engineering||4||View course|
|HNC in Civil Engineering - Construction||4||View course|
|HNC in Construction||4||View course|
|Brickwork Diploma Level 3||3||View course|
|BTEC Diploma in Construction Level 3||3||View course|
|Building Services Engineering BTEC Diploma Level 3||3||View course|
|Carpentry Diploma Level 3||3||View course|
|Civil Engineering BTEC Diploma Level 3||3||View course|
|Construction BTEC Diploma Level 3||3||View course|
|Construction BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3||3||View course|
|Painting & Decorating Diploma Level 3||3||View course|
|Bench joinery Level 2||2||View course|
|Brickwork Diploma Level 2||2||View course|
|Carpentry & Joinery Diploma Level 2||2||View course|
|Ceramic Wall & Floor Tiling Diploma Level 2||2||View course|
|Intermediate Apprenticeship Groundworker||2||View course|
|Intermediate Apprenticeship in Wall & Floor Tiling||2||View course|
|Intermediate Apprenticeship Property Maintainance Operative||2||View course|
|Painting & Decorating Diploma Level 2||2||View course|
|Plastering Diploma Level 2||2||View course|
|Brickwork Diploma Level 2||1||View course|
|Carpentry and Joinery Diploma Level 1||1||View course|
|Diploma in Construction Skills 6219||1||View course|
|Painting & Decorating Diploma Level 1||1||View course|
|Plastering Diploma Level 2||1||View course|
|Preparation For Work (Ignite)||1||View course|
Construction is one of the biggest industries in the UK, employing around 7% of our workforce, which is about two million people. There are a huge range of jobs available, from bricklayers, carpenters and decorators, to electricians and plumbers. Skilled trades people are in demand to work on large scale building projects and will always be needed to improve our homes and the buildings we see around us.
Why study Construction with us?
Your future in Construction
Construction never stands still and neither will your career, whether you're starting out in trainee construction jobs or looking for your next challenge. You will find lots of opportunities to build your skills while making a good living, with the industry set to need more and more skilled people in future. Over a third of people in the industry run their own company or are self-employed.
Our students have gone on to work on national projects, set up their own businesses or work on projects abroad.
Why not join them? Take a look at our range of courses.
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