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Construction (various sectors)

Full-Time Study Programmes

Get into career mode with Construction

 Brickwork. Carpentry & Joinery. Electrical. Painting & Decorating. Plastering. Plumbing. Professional Building. Roofing.

Construction employment in the North West is forecast to rise between 2019 & 2023, with jobs due to increase from 279,000 in 2019 to over 284,000 by 2023, with opportunities in a range of occupations.


You can use your skills and talents in a wide range of settings and projects.You’ll always be in demand and you’ll always have an exciting new challenge! You'll have the opportunity to work on a range of different projects, with the chance of one day becoming your own boss. Construction training will give you the opportunity to work as an:

• Architect
• Builder
• Buildings Project Manager
• Carpenter
• Civil Engineer
• Construction Site Planner
• Electrician
• Plasterer
• Plumber


PLEASE NOTE! We have limited places available for young people; if you wish to be considered for a place please click here for enrolment times and visit our Deane Road Campus. 

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View our Construction Trades programmes below...

Fancy yourself an Apprenticeship? Click here to view or express your interest for a Construction Trades Apprenticeship!

Why choose Bolton College?

• We’ll provide you with a free CSCS Card – which is essential for site work.

• We'll reward your achievements, with trips to The Anderton Centre, the University’s outdoor pursuits centre, and so much more. You’ll also have the opportunity to apply for the prestigious Duke of Edinburgh Award.

• Enjoy masterclasses from industry experts & explore a range of science areas in top facilities through the University of Bolton's EXCEED Programme.


• Work experience opportunities are available for students in pharmacies, breweries, opticians, industrial laboratories and other exciting science-related settings.

• Take advantage of excellent enrichment events and activities such as trips to construction sites, Skills Shows and more.

• We also have a wide range of events throughout the year, including showcases, enterprise activities and cultural celebrations. Bolton College hosted the North West Regional Heat of CITB's SkillBuild 2019. This is the largest multi-trade competition in the UK for construction trainees and apprentices.