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This course is designed for 19+ adults.

This qualification will give you an introduction into the Construction Sector with the English language support you need to succeed.


This course is for second language English speakers.
The ESOL qualification is Level 1.

Construction Skills:

Our Construction Skills course is Entry Level 3 and is designed to give you all the necessary skills to be a multiskilled operative within the Construction Industry.

Having a Construction Skills qualification is key for anyone wishing to take employment as a handyman, or to work in a setting that requires a range of trades rather than a specific path.

This qualification will prepare you for:

  • Further education in construction related course
  • Continuation of ESOL classes

The entry requirements for this course are:

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this course

You will be required to attend an informal interview which may include completing an assessment based on your prior qualifications.

This course consists of the following modules:


  • A range of topics to develop your speaking and listening, reading and writing skills in English
  • Developing employability and digital skills

Construction Skills:

  • Carpentry
  • Painting and decorating
  • Bricklaying
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing

You will be assessed across a mixture of theory and practical assignments which will be carried out to industry standards.

The assessment methods will be a mix of the below:

  • Practical assessments
  • Theory based assessments
  • Online exams

All assessments will give you an opportunity to pass at one of the following three standards:

  • Pass
  • Merit
  • Distinction

We want to get you on your course and into a career as quickly as possible, but there are some things you may need to know...

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