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Construction is one of the largest industrial sectors in the country and skilled workers are in high demand. Career opportunities are endless and our programmes offer hands-on training to develop skills in plastering, plumbing, carpentry and bricklaying.

Whether you want to run your own business, install water supplies, fit interiors in shops, bars and restaurants, or develop your electrical installation skills, you will be working alongside our tutors who are industry specialists and possess many years of experience.

There are approximately 1,502 construction operatives employed in Coventry and the surrounding areas.

This number is expected to increase by 1.3% over the next four years.

With the right skills and specialist knowledge under your belt, you could enjoy a number of rewarding careers in this industry, including:

  • Carpenter or Joiner
  • Bricklayer or Mason
  • Painter and Decorator
  • Plasterer
  • Construction Operative
  • Construction and Building Trades Supervisor
  • Quantity Surveyor
  • Electrician or Electrical Fitter
  • Electrical Engineer

Construction Programmes

Please select the type of qualification you are looking for:

Learn traditional and specialist skills, alongside using new equipment, to get a taste of working in the construction industry.

Are you interested in doing an Apprenticeship?