The Construction and the Built Environment Department at The Workplace provides an engaging, practical and theory based qualification which enables students to experience what it is like to work in a real building site.

We make sure that our construction training provides the necessary skills and experience needed for employees to not only work more effectively, but to also keep themselves and everyone else safe. Within this industry, there are many tools, pieces of equipment and vehicles that can be a potential threat.

BTEC Firsts in Construction and the Built Environment can help students take their first steps towards a career in the construction industry. They learn essential skills from bricklaying, carpentry and joinery to plumbing, painting and decorating.

The course that we provide incorporates, technical site visits, enterprise schemes, build a product open days. We aim to provide a CSCS Card, Tool Proficiency and First Aid Certificates all to industry standards.