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Skills for Construction - Lincoln

This is an Entry Level to Level 1 programme, which will help learners to gain knowledge and skills in all three trades including Bricklaying, Carpentry and Painting and Decorating. Participants will learn to work as part of a team, develop independence, grow in confidence and self-esteem and make a positive contribution to the college as a business. Participants will have Individual Learning Plans with goals and targets to achieve the relevant qualifications.

Tasks include:

• Building brick walls and other relevant projects

• Researching and building small wooden projects using carpentry skills

• Developing painting and decorating skills ready to use around college and externally

• Complete external work experience

There are no formal entry requirements needed. However, the right candidate should have a desire to progress, a strong interest in Construction and a willingness to learn.

Progress is assessed by observation of practical and personal skills and a written portfolio of evidence.


This course offers learners support with their studies and the curriculum is geared to get learners to progress their independent living skills and develop themselves in ways which will assist them to make the transition onto mainstream studies or supported employment.

Fees listed are for those aged 19 years and over only. Fees are subject to change, concessions may apply. Please note that where stated, fees are for the first year of a course only. Please contact us for information and advice.

Key Facts

Level:Entry level


Duration:1 year

Location:Lincoln Campus

Course Code:SPL0202AA1

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