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Basic Construction Multi-Skills Diploma Level 1

This one year course can be a progression route from the Entrance to Construction and offers a more supported route into the construction environment. You will study units in electrical, painting & decorating, plastering and carpentry. You will also be completing units in personal and social development that will include: Health & safety at work, Communication in the workplace, Preparation for work.

Course Info

Level 1 - Introductory
Subject Area
Construction & Sustainable Technologies
Course Type
16-19 Full-Time
Erdington Skills Centre
Next Start Date
Course Length
35 weeks

Entry Requirements

To study this course you will need a qualification at Entry Level and a desire to progress and work within construction.

Delivery and Assessment

You will sit practical assessments for each unit and build a portfolio of evidence. Units are assessed through friendly, motivated and interesting tasks, which are internally assessed.


After successfully completing this course you can progress to a higher level course in your chosen construction trade, look for employment or an apprenticeship.

Career Opportunities

  • Painters
  • Decorators
  • Plumbers
  • Bricklayers
  • Electricians
  • Plasterers
  • Carpenters
  • Tilers
  • Construction Managers
  • Builders