Construction; Painting, Decorating & Joinery

Couldn’t imagine yourself sat at a desk all day? Our Work in Construction course could be the perfect way to get a job you’ll love. Whether it’s painting and decorating or joinery, if you’re interested in manual labour, we can help you gain the skills you need to get the job. This is a practical hands-on course that could be the perfect way to prepare to start a job in construction, or an apprenticeship. We’ll cover a range of areas from practical skills to health and safety, applying for your CSCS card and help you secure a work placement.

Course Structure

This is course is delivered through face to face learning, google classroom and working with a business in the North East.

Teaching will take place through a mixture of videos, articles, quizzes, group work, coursework and discussion.

You’ll have access to the course content until the course ends, giving you full flexibility with your learning.

Some of the areas covered are:

• Health and Safety in the construction industry
• Find out about different trades in the North East
• Mock interview
• Update your CV to a professional standard
• Learn about apprenticeships


Accreditation awarded after 6 months attendance.