Construction

Strong industry links and restless innovation make us one of the best providers of skilled construction workers in the North West. In our construction centre you’ll find a wide range of online resources to support your learning, state-of-the-art wood machines and realistic workshops for brickwork, carpentry and decorating.
We also have a renewable energy centre including a wind turbine, ground source heat pumps and solar panels for hands on learning.

Name Study Level Category Duration
17th Edition IEE Wiring Regulations BS7671 Adults Construction Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Bricklaying – Level 1 Certificate Adults Construction 17 weeks
Carpentry & Joinery – Level 1 Diploma Adults Construction 35 weeks
CCN1 – Core Domestic Gas Safety (ACS Gas) Adults Construction 2 Days
CENWAT1 – Central Heating and Hot Water (ACS Gas) Adults Construction 1 Day
CKR1 – Domestic Cooking Appliance (ACS Gas) Adults Construction 3 hours (estimate)
HTR1 – Fire & Wall Heaters (ACS Gas) Adults Construction 3 hours (estimate)
Inspection & Testing Installation Combined (C&G 2394 and 2395) Adults Construction 5 Days
MET1 – Domestic Gas Meters (ACS Gas) Adults Construction 3 hours
NEBOSH Level 3 Construction Conversion (Top-Up) Adults Construction Tuesday 18.00-21.00
Painting & Decorating – Level 1 Diploma Adults Construction 35 weeks
Painting & Decorating – Level 2 Diploma Adults Construction 35 weeks
Petrol Driven Cut off Saws (PDCOS) Certificate Adults Construction 3 hours
Plastering – Level 1 Diploma Adults Construction 35 weeks
Plumbing – Level 1 Diploma Adults Construction 14 or 35 weeks