If you are looking to get started and specialise in a trade, we have a variety of courses available to start you on your path

We also have Professional Qualifications in multiple Construction disciplines, for those students looking to upskill or retrain. All of our courses are delivered by specialist lecturers with extensive experience, giving you their industry know-how to help you thrive in your career.

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Construction Multiskills


An introduction to the key health and safety elements of the construction industry. and the chance to develop basic skills in a range of trade areas, including: - Carpentry - Brick work - Painting and decorating
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 27/09/2023
17:30 to 20:30
12 weeks
£249.00
20+ Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
10 weeks
£249.00
15 Places Remaining
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Developing further Carpentry and Joinery Skills


This course will help you further develop your carpentry and joinery skills as well as give you an overview of the construction industry and employment opportunities within it. The vast majority of the programme will be aimed at developing your practical skills and technical knowledge.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
6 Places Remaining
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Health & Safety in Construction Programme (Includes CITB Test and CSCS Card)


This course is aimed at individuals who require a CSCS labouring card to get a job within the Construction Industry but don't currently have the required qualifications. This course is in preparation for three assessments. On successful completion of the course you will gain two accredited certificates. • AIM Awards Suite of Vocational Pathways Qualifications (AIMVOCs) in Construction and ...
Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 11/06/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
Few Places Remaining
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Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 25/06/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
12 Places Remaining
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Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 16/07/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Bricklaying


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and making basic structures. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 05/10/2022
17:30 to 21:00
8 weeks
£295.00
20+ Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Joinery Skills


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and making basic structures. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Painting and Decorating


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and various decorating techniques. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Plastering


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and develop beginner plastering skills. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/01/2024
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£249.00
14 Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
10 weeks
£249.00
18 Places Remaining
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