• 96%

    of adult learners agree teaching on their course is good

    (On-programme survey 2018, students aged 19plus)

  • We are the College of the Year!

    (Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
19/04/202013 Weeks1Part-Time - DayCity CampusSkills & Qualifications
16/09/202027 Weeks1Part-Time - DayCity CampusSkills & Qualifications
13/01/202114 Weeks1Part-Time - DayCity CampusSkills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This course is for anyone interested in a career in the construction industry or for those looking to be broaden their existing skills and would like to gain an industry recognised City & Guilds qualification. There are a range of skills available to select from, however availability of individual skills depends on the number of students interested and college timetabling: 1. Groundwork 2.Plumbing 3.Bricklaying

No formal qualifications are required to enrol on this course, however you may need to study maths and English while studying this course.

Study levelCostAdditional fees
19+200.00*You will need to provide your own stationery as well as one full set of personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided at a cost of £20.

To achieve this qualification, students must successfully complete theory and practical aspects of 3 units from a range of construction skills. 

one evening per week (Tuesday) - 3 hrs for 12 weeks

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What’s next?

After successfully completing this course you could progress to a Level 2 Construction Multi-Skill or a level 2 in one specific trade. Alternatively, you could apply for an apprenticeship in a chosen trade.

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.