Construction Courses for Construction Industry Professionals

Building and Construction training courses help you gain the qualifications and skills you need to work in the building, carpentry, construction, plastering, plumbing, bricklaying and tiling industries. Courses are hands-on in nature and are guaranteed to get you the skills you need for the industry.

Develop your building and construction skills - find courses below and request information to decide which programme is right for you.

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1 Day Plastering Course For Builders & DIY Enthusiasts
Goldtrowel Plastering and Venetian Marble Plastering Courses
         
(2)
1 day
130 GBP
Essex
This one day training course in plastering is suitable for any person wishing to learn the tools of the trade....
1 Day Practical Inspection & Testing Training
Able Skills Ltd
1 day
83 GBP
Dartford
This 1 day practical inspection and testing course is an ideal opportunity for those of you who are getting ready...
3 Week DIY Tiling Course
Able Skills Ltd
3 weeks
829 GBP
Dartford
This package of training will take you through basic introductory skills, moving onto more complex tasks before finally undertaking a...
4 Week DIY Tiling Course
Able Skills Ltd
         
(1)
4 weeks
1,246 GBP
Dartford
If you want to learn tiling comprehensively and to be able to undertake the most common aspects of tiling then...
5 Day Wallpapering Course
Able Skills Ltd
         
(1)
5 days
329 GBP
Dartford
It would appear that Wallpapering is one of those skills that most people think that they can do and then...
5 Days class on Maintenance Planning, Scheduling and Control
Zoe Talent Solutions
5 days
2,994 USD
Multiple (4)
The program explores the necessary areas of methodology, planning, scheduling and control in maintenance enabling each participants to become more...
50 Things Every PM Needs to Know - Project Management Bootcamp
Construction Study Centre
         
(2)
2 days
298 GBP
Multiple (3)
This recently updated one day training course in Project Management will provide a tool kit for existing and potential project...
6 Week Professional Internal & External Wall Insulation Course
Able Skills Ltd
6 weeks
1,913 GBP
Dartford
With Energy Efficiency and the cutting of carbon emissions being at the forefront of the governments agenda, there is no...
A Practical Guide to Using the BIM Protocol
Construction Study Centre
0.5 days
189 GBP
Birmingham
Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a process that involves creating and using an intelligent 3D model to inform and communicate...
Abrasive Wheels
HSS Training
         
(6)
0.5 days
65 GBP
Multiple (16)
This course is designed for operators of hand held equipment that requires a fitment of an abrasive wheel or grinding...
ACS Initial Assessment
Able Skills Ltd
Flexible
708 GBP
Dartford
If you need to undertake assessment for your core gas (CCN1) and/or appliances either for the first time or if...
ACS Reassessment
Able Skills Ltd
Flexible
579 GBP
Dartford
ACS Reassessment is for those Category 1 candidates who are experienced gas fitters with existing gas knowledge and skills. These...
Advanced 4 Week NVQ Level 2 Plastering Course
Goldtrowel Plastering and Venetian Marble Plastering Courses
4 weeks
1,850 GBP
Essex
The NVQ Plastering Courses offered by Goltrowel are intensive, full on plastering programmes designed to equip students with the expertise...
Advanced 4 Week NVQ Level 2 Wall and Floor Tiling Course
Goldtrowel Tiling Courses
4 weeks
1,850 GBP
Essex
Goldtrowel offers this 4 week NVQ accredited training course in wall and floor tiling is designed to provide participants with...
Advanced 6 week NVQ level 2 and City & Guilds Bricklaying course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
6 weeks
2,850 GBP
Essex
This 6 Week Bricklaying Courses is a highly hands on and intensive dual qualification course includes training and assessment for...
Advanced 6 Week NVQ Level 2, City & Guilds and Certified Krend Multi Skills Course
Goldtrowel Plastering and Venetian Marble Plastering Courses
         
(7)
6 weeks
2,499 GBP
Essex
Goldtrowel's 6 week NVQ, City & Guilds Plastering Qualification + Krend Certification incorporates 3 plastering qualifications, pushing delegates to their...
Advanced Bricklaying Course
Able Skills Ltd
5 days
292 GBP
Dartford
Able Skills has designed this 5 day Advanced Bricklaying course for those of you who have completed our 5 day...
Advanced Certified Krend and Thin Coat Render Weekend
Goldtrowel Plastering and Venetian Marble Plastering Courses
         
(10)
2 days
325 GBP
Essex
This K Rend (Krend) Certificated Weekend Course at Goldtrowel is one not to be missed. Delivered in an external, uncontrolled...
Advanced Construction Materials
Nottingham Trent University
4 weeks
850 GBP
Nottingham
This course is drawn from NTU's suite of Civil Engineering masters programmes. The objective of this course is to evaluate knowledge about...
Advanced Industrial Climber (MOD 4W)
HSS Training
2 days
227 GBP
Cheshire
Advanced course designed to enhance knowledge and practical skills gained in MOD3....
Advanced Maintenance Management
Zoe Talent Solutions
5 days
3,000 USD
Multiple (6)
The course helps each participant explore all areas of productive maintenance management and supervision with attention to the details that...
Advanced NVQ and City & Guilds 6 week Intensive Plastering Course
Goldtrowel Plastering and Venetian Marble Plastering Courses
         
(6)
6 weeks
2,250 GBP
Essex
This 6 week NVQ and City & Guilds Qualification will take you from the basics of plastering right up to an...
Advanced Painting & Decorating Course
Able Skills Ltd
5 days
329 GBP
Dartford
An ideal course if you have basic painting & decorating skills or have attended our introductory painting & decorating course...
Advanced Plastering Course
Able Skills Ltd
5 days
375 GBP
Dartford
An ideal course if you have basic plastering skills or have attended our introductory plastering course and would like an...
Advanced Strength of Materials
Nottingham Trent University
4 weeks
850 GBP
Nottingham
This course is drawn from NTU's suite of Civil Engineering masters programmes. This course examines main concepts, theories and principles applied for...
Advanced Structural Analysis
Nottingham Trent University
13 weeks
850 GBP
Nottingham
This course is drawn from NTU's suite of Civil Engineering masters programmes. The course provides delegates with an introduction to the more...
Advanced Tiling Course
Able Skills Ltd
         
(1)
5 days
313 GBP
Dartford
An ideal course if you have some good basic tiling skills already or have attended our introductory tiling course and...
Air Conditioning Inspector Training
Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
1 day
285 GBP
Multiple (2)
...
Air-Con: Understanding Psychometric Charts
Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
1 day
285 GBP
London
Delivered over one day, this Air Con: Understanding Psychometric Charts course is designed to provide delegates with an understanding of...
Alumasc External Wall Insulation (EWI) Course
Able Skills Ltd
2 days
250 GBP
Dartford
Able Skills has been identified by Alumasc Exterior Building Products as a preferred training provider for experienced EWI Installers who...
Analysis and Design of Surface Structures
Nottingham Trent University
4 weeks
850 GBP
Nottingham
This course is drawn from NTU's suite of Civil Engineering masters programmes. The course engages delegates with advanced study of the principles,...
Asset Management for Social Housing
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
1 day
399 GBP
Multiple (2)
In order to address future challenges and increasing demand related to the housing needs, housing associations must be prepared to...
ATLAS - Working at Height for Lightning Conductor Engineers
HSS Training
1 day
150 GBP
Derby
This training demonstrates Continued Professional Development (CPD) for Lightning Conductor Engineers....
Basic Welding and Process Knowledge Course for First Time Welders
HSS Training
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Multiple (32)
This introduction to welding course has been designed to equip first time welders of MIG and MMA with the fundamental...
Bathroom & Kitchen Fitting Course
Access Training Academies
Variable
Multiple (4)
Participants on this City & Guilds accredited Kitchen and Bathroom fitting course will equip participants with all the skills they’ll...
Bathroom Fitting Course
Able Skills Ltd
3 weeks
829 GBP
Dartford
At Able Skills we have devised a training package for those of you who may be considering a career in...
Best practice in risk assessment and safety inspection
BioLogiQ Solutions
         
(4)
1 day
Dublin
Risk assessment is the keystone of the safety management process providing the foundation on which all effective health and safety...
BOHS P402 Building Surveys & Bulk Sampling for Asbestos
Bradley Environmental
3 days
520 GBP
Birmingham
This  BOHS P402 Building Surveys & Bulk Sampling for Asbestos training course, offered by Bradley Environmental, is designed to provide...
BOHS P405 Management of Asbestos in Buildings
Bradley Environmental
4 days
625 GBP
Birmingham
This accredited qualification course, BOHS P405 Management of Asbestos in Buildings , aims to provide delegates with the knowledge and...
Bricklaying - 10-Day Course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
10 days
790 GBP
Essex
The instructor for this course is not only an experienced tutor, but also does bricklaying for a living, making him...
Bricklaying - 5 Day Course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
5 days
470 GBP
Essex
In addition to being an experienced trainer, the instructor this course also does bricklaying for a living. From domestic works to...
Bricklaying 5 day Block Paving Course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
5 days
499 GBP
Essex
All Goldtrowel instructors are masters of their profession. The instructor for this course is both teaches patio paving and works on...
Bricklaying City & Guilds Course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
4 weeks
1,995 GBP
Essex
Experienced instructors will ensure that all of the stages of the bricklaying process are covered , so that every participant...
Bricklaying Decorative Bricklaying Course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
10 days
990 GBP
Essex
This 10 day bricklaying course run by Goldtrowel is a highly practical, hands on course, that shows you all the...
Bricklaying House Extension Course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
4 weeks
2,499 GBP
Essex
This is a highly practical, hands on, course an dis taught over 4 weeks on site. The primary focus of this...
Bricklaying Weekend Course
Goldtrowel Bricklaying Courses
2 days
295 GBP
Essex
The course is designed to give you sound knowledge of brickwork for use at home or site. Learn through doing...
Building Drainage Explained
Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
1 day
285 GBP
London
This Building Drainage Explained  training course equips participants with a comprehensive overview of below ground building drainage systems, covering the key...
Building Pathology
Nottingham Trent University
13 weeks
850 GBP
Nottingham
This course is a part of NTU's suite of Real Estate masters programmes. There are essentially two dimensions to the building...
Building Surveys - Current Guidance & Best Practice
Construction Study Centre
1 day
298 GBP
Multiple (3)
This comprehensive one day training course in  Building Surveys focuses on best practice in preparation for the survey, inspection and...
Building Technology
Nottingham Trent University
13 weeks
850 GBP
Nottingham
This course is a part of NTU's suite of Estate Management masters programmes. The objective of this course is to explore...
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Training Courses in Construction and Building

Construction courses help professionals break into the building and construction industry and learn the practical skills that are in demand. Courses are available on a wide range of sectors within the construction field and are often focused on a specific skill set. From building housing foundations, tile setting and installations (eg. heating systems), there is a construction course for everything.

Building and Construction

The building and construction industry is among the fastest growing industries of our time. Construction, in its essence, is the process of designing and building structures, such as buildings, roadways and other types of infrastructure. Construction can also span into the small-scale aspects of building, such as renovations and modifications to existing structures, and also the techniques involved in the processes, such as IPAF training and scaffold construction. Construction professionals might also be interested in taking building regulations and building maintenance courses. In its complete form, construction begins with planning and securing financing and ends once the project is complete and sold, if necessary. Courses in construction are designed to address each of these specialties within construction. 

Types of Courses in Building & Construction

The rapid development of new techniques, technology and regulations makes regular training an important aspect of working in the construction field. For example, as the industry grows to large scales and industrialises, construction becomes increasingly reliant on 3D design technologies, such as CAD and SketchUp. Despite the developed need for regular training, these developments in the industry have ultimately made construction a much more efficient and sustainable endeavour.

Training and courses in construction help delegates to improve the quality of their work, whether on the management front or in hands-on building. Spheres of practical construction include electrical work, carpentry and plumbing. In the United Kingdom, professional construction workers can acquire a number of qualifications to improve and demonstrate their skills and gain meaningful employment. These qualifications can range from apprenticeships for beginners to specialised certificates and diplomas and higher education degrees. All degrees will require a combination of theoretical understanding and practical application of hands-on techniques.

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