The construction industry is an opportunity to get hands-on work in a fast-paced environment. The industry-wide skills shortage means there is a demand for the next generation of construction specialists, so it’s an exciting time to qualify and bring fresh ideas to the sector!
Our specialist Stephen Burke Construction Academy in Swadlincote tailors to all learner needs, offering a range of courses, from entry level through to higher education, including:
- Carpentry and Joinery (Site & Bench)
- Electrical Installation
- Plumbing and Gas Engineering
- Construction Skills
- Construction Professional Studies
All staff are qualified to the highest industry standards in their trade of expertise. Staff are able to share their experiences of working within the industry to enhance your knowledge.
During your course, you’ll have the chance to enter into national competitions to perfect your skills further. Skills competitions give students the opportunity to shine in their chosen field, with BSDC learners taking first place in Plumbing and Bricklaying in recent years!
- Bench Joiner
- Wood Machinist
- Maintenance Operative
- Building Surveyor
- Carpenter or Joiner
- Construction Site Manager
- Kitchen and Bathroom Fitter
- Painter and Decorator