Construction

Learn from industry experts in work-like environments using the latest equipment and techniques. Your time with us will be the foundation on which to build your career.

Your development will take place in purpose-built, state-of-the-art, realistic working environments in the Seaton building (at Truro College) and Gwenvor building (at Penwith College). Tutors in this area are first-class tradespeople supporting you to develop the knowledge and skills needed for a successful career.

There are acute shortages in skilled tradespeople both locally and nationally. With hard work and dedication you can gain skills, security, satisfaction and ensure a stable future with qualifications in craft and trade areas.

Construction courses at Truro College
(16-18)

Level 1 Diploma Construction Skills
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Level 1 Diploma - Carpentry & Joinery
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Level 1 Diploma - Plastering
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Level 2 Diploma - Bench Joinery
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Level 2 Diploma - Bricklaying
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Level 2 Diploma - Plastering
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Level 2 Diploma - Site Carpentry
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Level 3 Diploma - Bench Joinery
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Level 3 Diploma - Bricklaying
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Level 3 Diploma - Site Carpentry
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T Level Construction: Design, Surveying & Planning
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T Level Construction: On-Site
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Construction courses at Penwith College
(16-18)

Level 1 Diploma Bricklaying
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Level 1 Diploma Carpentry & Joinery
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Level 1 Diploma Painting & Decorating
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Level 2 Diploma Bench Joinery
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Level 2 Diploma Bricklaying
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Level 2 Diploma Painting & Decorating
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Level 2 Diploma Site Carpentry
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Level 3 Diploma Bench Joinery
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Level 3 Diploma Bricklaying
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Level 3 Diploma Painting & Decorating
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Level 3 Site Carpentry
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T Level Construction: On-Site
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We also offer Apprenticeships in this area

Why choose Construction?
  1. First-class, state-of-the-art, realistic working environments that mirror the industry
  2. Learn from Outstanding tutors who are highly experienced tradespeople
  3. Gain the skills to operate with confidence as a qualified tradesperson
One of our construction students working on a wall
Construction students at work
Choose Construction for careers in:
  • Architectural Joinery
  • Bricklaying
  • Site Carpentry
  • Carpentry and Joinery
  • Plastering
  • Painting and Decorating
  • Craft Masonry
  • Maintenance
  • Site Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Building Surveying
  • Facilities and Property Management
  • Property Development