Construct a Career, Introduction to Construction Skills

Training Date: 17 May 2021

3 weeks online, tutor-led preemployment training by Liverpool City College | starts 17 May 2021 (other dates may be available) | Monday-Friday 10am – 3pm | via Zoom

Construction is one of the UK’s fastest growing industries – the range of projects in your area makes it one of the most challenging and exciting sectors in which to build a career. When you add into the mix a blend of digital, securing employment and personal resilience skills, this cements together a fantastic 3 week learning opportunity!


• Starting work in the construction industry
• Health & safety – accidents at work, site safety and working at heights
• Asbestos Awareness, Manual Handling, Fire Marshall and Wellbeing in the Workplace
• Digital Skills – essential IT skills needed for the course and beyond
• Personal Resilience – how to bounce back & forward from setbacks and nurture self determination
• Work-skills – identify job opportunities, improve your CV & job applications
• Preparing for and succeeding at job interviews

• Level 1 Health & Safety in Construction Environment Certificate
• Level 1 Personal Resilience & Perseverance Award
• Level 1 Certificate in Securing Employment
• Level 1 Certificate of Introduction to Digital Skills
• PLUS: We prepare you for the Construction Skills Certification Scheme* (CSCS) test – to work on a construction site, you must pass this test and carry a CSCS card
• We book and pay for you to sit your CSCS test at your local Pearson test centre, as soon as possible after completing the training – on passing you get your FREE 5 year CSCS card

Course enrolment requirements:

• Age 19 as of the 31 August prior to the course commencing
• Receiving JSA / ESA / UC / Income Support
• Photo ID required
• Laptop/PC/Tablet essential (no smart phones)
• UK resident 3 years minimum

Get the learning you need on-line and get ready for work with our qualified tutor, via Zoom from the comfort of your own home. Advice and guidance sessions with our partners at Wates Group, plus our own recruitment expert to help you into work. Superb employers: weekly job fairs held every Wednesday to meet potential employers! First stage interview with construction specialists O’Neill & Brennan.

To book your place on the next course, contact Stewart Jones on 07932 402551 |, or head to the Cidori website.

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