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Our construction courses offer the multi-skilled training and knowledge you’ll require for a successful career in a variety of industries.

You will learn in up-to-date workshops that are well equipped with industry standard tools and materials. All of our lecturers have industry experience, which means they will share real-life experience with you.

Whatever your goal, a qualification with hands-on experience in construction could be the first step!
Simple EARN whilst you LEARN!

Get out into the world of work and gain qualifications relevant to the job and to your future by training through a Construction Apprenticeship.

Click here to find out more and view our current vacancies!

Alternatively click on ‘Apprenticeships’ below to read all about the Apprenticeship courses that we have available within Construction.

If you are aged between 16-24 years old, with qualifications lower than Level 3, a Traineeships is a great stepping stone that can lead to an Apprenticeship or employment. Click here for more information.
If your son, daughter or ward is currently a Construction student at Boston College, and you have a question or query, you can contact Louise Griffen, Programme Area Manager for Construction by emailing

Case studies

Matthew Swinbank

I wanted a change of career and the Maintenance Operative course is great because you learn a wide range of skills such as plastering, brickwork and general maintenance. Read more...

Anastasia Bowhen

After inheriting a property I wanted to be able to refurbish it, along with my own home, and the Building Maintenance course at Boston College has taught me all the skills I need. Read more...

Department news

Boston College’s Plumbing Department named as Approved Training Centre

The Boston College plumbing department recently celebrated being named as an approved plumbing training centre by the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering.


Career Corner

  • Painter
  • Decorator
  • Tiler
  • Bricklayer
  • Plasterer
  • Shopfitter
  • Roofing
  • Plumber
  • Builder
  • Joiner