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Construction - Pre-Apprenticeship Course at The Growth Company (formerly The Skills Company)

Course description

This course will prepare you to work in the construction industry, helping you to understand how the industry works, the organisations involved and the opportunities available to you.

Course details:

Where: The course is based in Trafford Park and you will achieve a Level 1 Extended Certificate in Construction Skills. 

Start date: November (2 and half days per week)

Eligibility: Complete initial assessment and interview

Course content

This programme covers:


  • Health & safety
  • Tiling  (plain wall)
  • Plastering (render)
  • Introduction to construction (theory)
  • Block work
  • Paint & decorating
  • Joinery (4 basic joints)
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Maths, English & employability

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Financial information

You will receive an allowance of up to £25 per week. 

Future opportunities

You could progress on to an apprenticeship.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 07 February 2019
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