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Essential Carpentry Course

This foundation-level course is perfect for those who wish to become competent in carpentry with a view to becoming a professional tradesperson in the future.
  • The cutting and fitting of dado rails, architraves, skirtings and doorstops
  • How to erect stud walls
  • How to fit a door lining/frame
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Professional Carpentry Course

Covering many areas including construction of stairways, doors, windows and much more, this professional carpentry course will enable you to complete an array of different work and start building your reputation as a high-quality carpenter.
  • Fixing flooring and roofing by fixing verge and eave components
  • Laying floor joists
  • Fixing joist coverings
  • Installing service encasements
  • Installing cladding
  • Installing kitchen worktops & fittings
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DIY Carpentry Course

Absolutely no previous experience is necessary for this course – it is suitable for anyone who is looking to complete a DIY project or who may be thinking about a future career in carpentry. It is the ideal first step if you want to learn carpentry and potentially proceed to an industry-recognised carpentry qualification at a later stage.
  • Using hand tools
  • Cutting basic joints
  • Hanging doors and fitting locks
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NVQ Level 2 Certification – For Experienced Site Plasterers

Gaining your NVQ Level 2 in plastering will demonstrate your competence to potential employers.

You must already be an accomplished plasterer in order to complete your NVQ. We will conduct an assessment at your place of work.


You will:
  • Complete an in-depth portfolio of evidence
  • Be assessed while you carry out on-site work
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NVQ Level 2 Certification - For Experienced Site Carpenters

Access Training Academies offer NVQ Level 2 assessments for experienced carpenters who wish to gain this qualification.

You will:
  • Compile a full portfolio of evidence
  • Be assessed in your place of worl
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Essential Kitchen Fitting Course

Learn the skills required to plan and install a kitchen successfully.

This course is perfect for beginners and inexperienced individuals – no prior experience is needed to enrol. We will teach you a variety of kitchen-fitting skills, including:
  • Measuring and marking up
  • Setting out, fixing and levelling
  • Cutting worktops
  • Finishing the kitchen
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Professional Kitchen Fitting Course

Work towards becoming a professional kitchen fitter – electrical qualifications included!

This course combines theory with hands-on experience to get you ready to enter the kitchen fitting industry. Open to anyone – all experience levels are welcome, including novices.
  • Measuring and marking up
  • Setting out, fixing and levelling
  • Cutting worktops
  • Installing sinks, taps, hobs and appliances
  • Plumbing and soldering techniques
  • Industry-recognised electrical qualifications
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Bathroom & Kitchen Fitting Course

We’ll train you to install both kitchens and bathroom suites with confidence.

Learn how to install sanitary ware and master the plumbing skills needed to install pipework, baths, toilets and basins. We'll also teach you how to fit a kitchen from scratch.
  • Measure and mark up accurately
  • Set out, fix and level all the units
  • Cut different types of worktops
  • Install sinks, taps and hobs
  • Understand hot and cold water systems
  • Fit radiators, sinks, baths and toilets
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Essential Plastering Course

This course is perfect for people who wish to learn basic plastering skills and carry out work around the house. It’s also a great foundation course for those who would like to pursue a plastering career in the future.

Areas covered on this course include:
  • Fixing and cutting plasterboard
  • Skimming walls/ceilings
  • Rendering external walls
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Professional Plastering Course

Our Professional Plastering Course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you’ll need to start a new and successful career in the plastering industry. You’ll be guided through a variety of different tasks by our experienced tutors, learning how to:
  • Prepare surfaces
  • Mix and apply plaster
  • Fix and cut plasterboard
  • Skim walls and ceilings
  • Lay a floor screed
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DIY Plastering Course

This short course is ideal for those who are looking to learn basic plastering techniques in order to carry out DIY jobs around the home. You will learn:
  • How to mix plastering materials
  • How to prepare surfaces for plastering
  • How to cut and fix plasterboard
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Flexible, Intensive Construction Training: Learn the Skills You Need!

Are you unmotivated by your current job? Our intensive construction training courses can get you ready to start your on-site career. It sometimes takes several years to train to work in these industries, but our practical training programmes allow you to earn industry-standard qualifications quickly!

Construction Courses for Everyone

Access Training’s construction courses are open to people from all backgrounds. Our flexible course schedules will allow you to complete your training around your current commitments. If you need to carry on with your current job while training for your new career, or if you have other commitments to work around, we will endeavour to accommodate you as best we can.

Of course, we don’t exclusively offer construction programmes for newcomers. We can also help established construction workers update their existing qualifications with advanced courses and more specialised training. Contact us today if you’d like more information.

Why train with Access Training?

Here are just some of the reasons to book your place on one of Access Training Academies' construction courses:
We aim to keep our class sizes small and give each student plenty of contact time with his/her appointed tutor.
Our fully-equipped facilities are the ideal learning environment for construction skills.
Access Training Academies’ construction courses give you hands-on experience through practical training while also covering all the necessary technical theory.
Our record of successfully-qualified learners is extremely impressive and extensive.

Are you already a qualified construction worker?

We have a range of advanced courses that are specifically designed for experienced construction workers. There’s always room to learn additional skills if you’d like to – why not consider pursuing an additional trade to enhance your skillset? Contact us today to learn more about your career options.Contact Us