Skills Bootcamps in Construction
Trade Courses

For those wishing to develop specific construction trade skills, our 4-week Level 2 Skills Bootcamps in Construction will provide you with all the skills and knowledge required to further your construction career.

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Derby, Doncaster, Rotherham, Worksop, Sheffield & Nottingham


4 weeks



About this course

Working with our partners, the Department for Education, our Skills Bootcamps in Construction Trades are 4-week programmes, which cover either Bricklaying, Joinery and Carpentry, Plastering, or Painting and Decorating.

These Level 2 courses provide you with all the necessary skills you need to work in a trade on a construction site, or on a self-employed basis.

You will explore the various techniques and methods within your chosen trade, alongside health, safety and welfare, communication and problem solving in the workplace, and skills for employment. You also will carry out practical operations, and gain an understanding of carbon awareness and energy management.

* Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain Skills For Life.

Who this course is for

Applicants should be aged 19 and above, have been a resident in the UK for three years or more, and are currently unemployed and claiming benefits.

No previous qualifications are necessary, but learners should have undertaken our Level 1 Introduction to Construction course prior to applying.

These level 2 courses would suit candidates looking to work in a construction trade, such as an on-site or self-employed bricklayer, plaster, painter and decorator or joiner.

Why Attend?

  • Learn for free

Exclusively for unemployed or job seekers

  • 4-week training course in a classroom and workshop setting

Quality resources, PPE and first-class support provided

  • Gain practical experience and invaluable skills

Increase your confidence and competence when applying for jobs in a specific trade

  • Three nationally recognised qualifications

Diploma in Construction & Building Crafts, HABC Certificate in Personal Development for Employability, Understanding Carbon Awareness

  • Job interviews with local employers arranged

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