An apprenticeship in the construction Industry is a perfect starting point for a very rewarding career. If you are interested in working as a multi-skilled operative covering a range of construction-related trades (such as carpentry, brickwork, painting and decorating, plastering or plumbing) and prefer a practical approach to your studies, then this course is for you. In addition to this, you will be earning money whilst you achieve your professional qualifications. During this programme you could work for a variety of employers on a range of projects, including general building and maintenance firms, local schools, hotels and leisure resorts.
"The College and my tutors have provided me with skills that I need to go forward with my business, and is really encouraging in putting skills into practice on a regular basis. Having a network of other talented students is really beneficial for me to build working relationships with and collaborate on projects I am working on at the moment."Jake Raine-Harries
This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus.
Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.
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We currently offer a wide range of apprenticeships in various sectors including: childcare, management, hairdressing, marine and many more. Apprenticeships are available to anyone over the age of 16.
We deliver a range of Higher Apprenticeships which offer a unique way of developing professional level, job specific skills while remaining in employment and earning a salary.
A supportive learning environment is available for all students including, free or discounted travel options, careers advice and more. We take pride in matching apprentices of all ages to the right job and employer.