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CRC's Construction & Trades courses help you to build a career in an associated industry as an employee or running your own business.
Construction & Trades

CRC's Construction & Trades courses help you to build a career in an associated industry as an employee or running your own business.

 

Do you want to become a bricklayer, carpenter, electrician or site manager?

At Cambridge Regional College you can choose a course in Brickwork, Carpentry, Electrical Installation or Multi-trades.

The construction industry offers a wide range of positions, from planning through to working on project sites.

Specialists are needed in every phase of the building process and the maintenance of buildings.

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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Cambridge Regional College

Industry standard facilities

HRC has purpose-built construction facilities and workshops dedicated to each trade. This environment provides a real work atmosphere and a flavour of what each job entails.

You will also get work experience through community projects.

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
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Connor Ward - Carpentry

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