Construction courses at City College Norwich
Our construction and building courses will give you the skills and experience needed for a career in the construction industry.
What our courses are about
This varied sector offers lots of job opportunities from surveyors and civil engineers to bricklayers and electricians.
We offer a wide range of courses including bricklaying, building courses, carpentry, electrical maintenance, painting and decorating, and plumbing. Courses are available from entry Level through to degrees.
What you will do
You will gain hands-on experience working with employers and learning in our specialist training workshops. You will learn the core skills for your specialism from industry trained and expert staff.
What you can go on to do
There are lots of options available to you after completing your course. You can progress to higher level courses, do an apprenticeship or go into employment. Our Electrotechnical Technology and Construction and Built Environment Diploma provide direct progression to studying a degree at our College or elsewhere.
Is it suitable for you?
If you are practical, like finding solutions to problems and want improve the world around us then our courses could be for you.
“The difference between college and school is the relaxed style of lessons that allows each person to work at their own pace. College not only gave me a qualification but also allowed me to improve my confidence and develop life skills such as effective team working.”Rosie Donovan - Carpentry & Joinery Level 2 (2019)
“Studying Painting & Decorating has been a fantastic experience. It’s pushed me out of my comfort zone and helped me to grow and develop as a person. I have so much more confidence now.”Hattie Ford – Current Painting & Decorating Student