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HRC’s Construction & Trades pathway is an ideal platform on which to build a career in an associated industry, either as an employee or by running your own business.
Construction & Trades

HRC’s Construction & Trades pathway is an ideal platform on which to build a career in an associated industry, either as an employee or by running your own business.

Construction & Trades Study Programme Pathway

Course Code:H006SPP Course Level: Course Length: Academic Year:17/18

Taking a full-time study programme or Apprenticeship with us will equip you with the depth of knowledge and breadth of experience to embark on your career with confidence.

You will gain a host of essential skills and techniques in the specialist areas of your choice across Carpentry, Brick, Plumbing, Electrotechnical Technology and Painting & Decorating.

The pathway offers qualifications including CSCS Card, Site Safety, First Aid, Setting up a Business and Forklift Driving.

Estimated Salaries: Earn up to £30k as a Bricklayer or up to £70k as a Carpenter or Joiner.

Apprenticeships are available: The level of programme you are offered will depend on the qualifications you have achieved previously. Please see our Apprenticeship pages for more information about our Apprenticeship Programmes.

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Huntingdonshire Regional College

Find the trade for you

This Pathway allows you to try your hand at all four construction disciplines before selecting the right one for you. Whether you see your career on-site or in project management, the Construction and Trades Pathway has the perfect study programme for you.

Gain industry relevant qualifications

You will have the opportunity to gain the qualifications you need to widen your job opportunities. These include:

  • CSCS card
  • Working at heights
  • Site safety
  • Health & Safety
  • First aid
  • Setting up a business
  • Forklift driving
  • Manual handling
224,000

The construction industry is growing with expected demand creating 224,000 new jobs across the UK by 2019.

I picked up a lot of independent work skills and my speed of work has improved.

Featured Case Study

Connor Ward

Carpentry
Connor WardCarpentry
Connor Ward - Carpentry

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