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Construction Skills (City & Guilds Extended Certificate in Level 1) at Barking and Dagenham College

Course description

If you have just left school and you are thinking about a career in the construction industry but are not sure which trade to go for, this course will introduce you to: Carpentry Painting & Decorating Plumbing Wall Tiling You will learn all the basics of these trades, giving you an idea of what you are good at and what you enjoy. Increasingly there is demand for people who are skilled in a range of construction trades - otherwise known as multi-skills. There is a growing number of apprenticeships available for multi-skilled jobs. If you prefer to specialise in one trade you can continue your studies at a higher level.

Course content

If you have just left school and you are thinking about a career in the construction industry but are not sure which trade to go for, this course will introduce you to: Carpentry Painting & Decorating Plumbing Wall Tiling You will learn all the basics of these trades, giving you an idea of what you are good at and what you enjoy. Increasingly there is demand for people who are skilled in a range of construction trades - otherwise known as multi-skills. There is a growing number of apprenticeships available for multi-skilled jobs. If you prefer to specialise in one trade you can continue your studies at a higher level.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barking and Dagenham College directly.

Last updated date: 02 February 2016
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  • Start date: Next September

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