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Construction

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If you like getting stuck into projects and want to get into a skilled trade, then a construction course at Central will give you the hands-on training you need. These practical courses include bricklaying, carpentry and joinery, painting and decorating, groundworks, plastering, dry lining, plumbing, multiskills and electrical training.

Our high-quality courses are perfect for you if you want to study a practical subject with the intention of going on to further training and/or work in the building industry. We run courses from Level 1 to Level 5 (university-level) and some qualifications can also be studied
as an apprenticeship so you earn while you learn.

You will be based in our purpose-built workshops and training areas, giving you the feel of working on a real site. Our Beeston Centre has been highly recommended by the construction sector body, the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), so you can be confident you will be in a great learning environment. 

You will gain valuable work experience with industry partners and may even get the opportunity to take part in one of our well-established international work experience projects. You could even take part in competitions to show off the skills you’ve learned!

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Bench Joinery (Level 3)

On this course you’ll gain advanced technical skills in bench joinery and develop specialist techniques.

Dry Lining (Level 2)

If you want to learn how to install metal and timber walls and ceilings and how to install dry lining coverings this course could be perfect for you.

Bench Joinery (Level 2)

If you want to learn how to make components in a bench joinery workshop such as kitchen units, a straight flight of stairs, a window and door frame and an external door, this course could be perfect for you.

Apprenticeship in Dry Lining (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in dry lining while earning a wage.

Apprenticeship in Domestic Heating (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in plumbing while earning a wage.

Apprenticeship in Bench Joinery (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in bench joinery while earning a wage.

Apprenticeship in Building Maintenance (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in building maintenance while earning a wage.

Apprenticeship in Construction Operations (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career as a ground worker while earning a wage. Groundworkers are important people - you can’t build a quality structure without laying a good foundation!

Apprenticeship in Painting and Decorating (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in painting and decorating while earning a wage.

Apprenticeship in Plumbing (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in plumbing while earning a wage.

Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in site carpentry while earning a wage.

Advanced Apprenticeship in Painting and Decorating (Level 3)

You will get the chance to add to your existing skills, while earning a wage and gaining more advanced technical knowledge of painting and decorating.

Advanced Apprenticeship in Bench Joinery (Level 3)

You will get the chance to add to your existing skills, while earning a wage and gaining more advanced technical knowledge of bench joinery.

Advanced Apprenticeship in Site Carpentry (Level 3)

You will get the chance to add to your existing skills, while earning a wage and gaining more advanced technical knowledge of site carpentry.

Apprenticeship in Bricklaying (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in bricklaying while earning a wage.

Advanced Apprenticeship in Bricklaying (Level 3)

You will get the chance to add to your existing skills, while earning a wage and gaining more advanced technical knowledge of bricklaying.

Advanced Apprenticeship in Plastering (Level 3)

You will get the chance to add to your existing skills, while earning a wage and gaining more advanced technical knowledge of plastering.

Apprenticeship in Plastering (Level 2)

On this course you’ll learn the skills needed for a career in plastering while earning a wage.

Plumbing Skills - Basic

This course will give you ‘hands on’ practical skills needed for basic plumbing in the home or to progress to a higher level of training.

Bricklaying Skills - Basic

This course gives you the ‘hands on’ practical skills needed for basic DIY Bricklaying tasks.

Plastering Skills - Basic

This course gives students ‘hands on’ practical skills needed for basic plastering.

Painting and Decorating (Level 1)

If you love decorating or want to want to work on sites installing painting systems, this course could be just right for you.

Painting and Decorating (Level 2)

If you enjoy painting and decorating or want to want to work on sites installing painting systems, this course could be the next step in the right direction.

Painting and Decorating (Level 3)

On this course you’ll gain advanced technical skills in painting and decorating and develop your expertise in specialist techniques.

Plastering (Level 1)

If you like working with your hands and want a career in plastering, this course could be just right for you.

Plastering (Level 2)

If you want to improve your plastering skills, learning how to fix fibrous cove/cornice and apply direct bond drylining to solid and timber structures this course could be just right for you.

Plastering (Level 3)

On this course you’ll gain advanced technical skills in plastering and work on specialist techniques.

Plumbing (Level 1)

If you want to get the skills to work on site as a plumber, this course could be just right for you.

Plumbing (Level 2)

If you want to learn how to become a plumber and gain a range of skills needed for a job in industry, this course could be just right for you.

Site Carpentry (Level 2)

If you want to learn carpentry skills to enable you to work on sites, this course could be just right for you.

Site Carpentry (Level 3)

On this course you’ll gain advanced technical skills in site carpentry and work on developing specialist techniques.

Bricklaying (Level 2)

If you want to learn how to set out and construct complex decorative brick walls & cavity walls, brick cladding to structures etc, this course could be just right for you.

Bricklaying (Level 3)

On this course you’ll gain advanced technical skills in bricklaying and develop your expertise in specialist techniques.

Bricklaying (Level 1)

If you want to learn the skills to become a bricklayer this course could be just right for you.

Building Craft Occupations (Level 1)

If you would like to gain basic multi-skills in carpentry, bricklaying, painting and decorating and plastering this course could be just right for you.

Carpentry and Joinery (Level 1)

If you want to want to work on sites installing wooden fittings, or maybe as a bench joiner creating the pieces needed, this could be just right for you.

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