Foundation Property Maintenance Course
How long is the course?
The course is an intensive 5 week foundation course.
What will I learn?
Your training will include the following elements:
- Health safety and welfare in construction, including CSCS training and examination
- Brickwork, blockwork, rendering, plastering
- Painting and decorating, tiling
- Domestic plumbing
- Routine maintenance tasks (eg locks, guttering)
What are the qualifications?
The initial five week course is accredited by Chichester College. You will achieve a Level 1 Health and Safety in the Construction Environment and your Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) card, essential for working in the construction industry.
What happens after the course?
This will depend on your personal situation and your career ambitions. We aim to support you into a career in the building trades, whether that is as an employee or self-employed, or whether you wish to continue your training. We will provide guidance and advice appropriate to your needs.
We are now working with an employer who is recruiting teams of Property Maintenance Operatives around the country. If you would be interested in more information on this, please contact us quoting ‘Property Maintenance Operatives teams’.
Where is the course delivered?
We currently have programmes running in the South East, North West, and East of England and will soon have programmes in the North East and the Midlands. We will discuss the best option for you when we receive your application.
Is the course residential?
We can provide both residential and non-residential options, depending on location.
How long is a day’s training?
Your day will start at 8:30 am and will finish around 4pm. Additional study towards your health and safety tests may be required outside of these hours.