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Skills Bootcamp in Construction Multi-Trade

This 4-week Skills Bootcamp is perfect for anyone who is unemployed or looking for a new career in the Construction industry.
4 weeks
Greater Manchester SkillCentre, Trafford Park

Skills Bootcamps are flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to a guaranteed interview with a local employer.

This Skills Bootcamp is designed to provide you with an introduction to the Construction industry with the main focus being on bricklaying skills.

The Skills Bootcamp will be delivered at our Greater Manchester SkillCentre which is
a purpose-built, state-of-the-art training facility in Trafford Park.

When does the course start?


Skills Bootcamp 1 – 30 January 2023

Skills Bootcamp 2 – 27 February 2023 

Skills Bootcamp 3 - 27 March 2023

Apply today to secure your place!


What does the course cover?

Week One

  • General health, safety and welfare in the workplace
  • Plastering
  • Joinery

Week Two

  • Tiling & Painting
  • Joinery 
  • Bricklaying 

Week Three

  • Bricklaying

Week Four 

  • CV writing/updating
  • Interview techniques
  • Employability
  • Employer interview
What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course however, you must be eligible for funding to apply, please see the section below - Fully Funded Entry Criteria. 

When will I attend?

Attendance is required for 4 full days per week.

Greater Manchester SkillCentre
Unit B Ashburton Point
Wheelforge Way
Trafford Park
M17 1EH
T. 0161 876 3300

Fully Funded Entry Criteria

Our Skills Bootcamps are fully funded for anyone aged 19+ who is:

  • Employed either full-time or part-time
  • Unemployed
  • Self-employed
  • A serving prisoner due to be released within 6 months of completion of a Skills Bootcamp and those on temporary release