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Skills for Employment is working in partnership with schools and the education system to deliver practical construction courses for all abilities.

The City & Guilds courses have been carefully selected to deliver the knowledge and practical skills to help learners take their first steps into a career in construction.

Our construction program is unique, using the City & Guilds qualification structure as a framework for learning. Working in partnership with the construction industry, our courses deliver an 'employment led' learning environment, with a real focus on apprenticeships and job opportunities for the future.

Through our unique partner engagement, learners enjoy a full work experience program, gain valuable site experience, working on larger scale projects and school maintenance work to put their knowledge and skills to the test under real work conditions.

As part of our delivery, students also learn about: