• 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)

  • Earn less than £16,009.50? You may be eligible for FREE study.

Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
09/10/20201 WeeksEPart-Time - DayCity CampusSkills & Qualifications
05/02/20211 WeeksEPart-Time - DayCity CampusSkills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

People who are interested in a basic introduction into construction trades. The DIY enthusiast aiming to upgrade their basic trade skills. The course covers:
how to prepare surfaces for tiling,
how to set out tiles and position cut tiles,
how to maintain level and plumb tiling,
various methods for cutting tiles
how to clean and grout to produce the required finish
all aspects of health and s

This is an introductory course therefore no prior knowledge is required, however an understanding of basic health & safety would be an advantage.

Study levelCostAdditional fees
19+20.00*You will need to provide your own stationery as well as a charge of £50 to cover costs of materials and tuition.

There is no formal assessment, however feedback will be given upon completion of task/activities.

Your Curriculum Team

Shane McGuinness

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What’s next?

After successfully completing the course, you could move onto the Construction multi-skill level 1, or try another 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.