Whether you want to be a Bricklayer, Joiner or Painter & Decorator, we can give you the practical skills to achieve your goals. We have state-of-the-art facilities such as our Painting & Decorating workshop and Brickwork Centre to offer you hands-on experience.

Reasons to study Construction at Calderdale College

  • At Calderdale College, we’ll help you achieve a nationally recognised qualification in any of these rewarding hands-on specialisms.
  • Most careers in construction are accessible with just a Level 2 qualification.
  • We have links with local and national employers to provide you with work experience, apprenticeships and job opportunities.

Are these courses for you?

  • Our Construction Skills Academy guarantees a work placement with a local employer.
  • You’ll learn from enthusiastic tutors with first-hand experience of their trades as well as great tips and advice for getting a foot on the ladder.
  • We have state-of-the-art facilities in which you will learn such as our Painting & Decorating Workshop and Brickwork Centre.
  • Our construction students win regional and national skills competitions.

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