Construction is one of the biggest industries in the UK, covering bricklaying, carpentry, joinery, painting and decorating, electrical installation, plumbing, and other building services. CONEL is recognised as one of the leading providers of training in the country, becoming one of the Mayor of London’s Construction Academy hubs in 2019. We have worked with employers such as Kier and Berkeley Group to create custom-designed, work-based training and professional development programmes that will equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary to carve out a career in the construction industry.
On our courses, you are guaranteed practical work experience with top London construction companies and to have progression opportunities and advice from expert staff and industry specialists.
Career options at a glance include:
We also run a range of free short courses to help you gain new skills and decide if studying in this area is for you.
This course will give you an introduction to brickwork and bricklaying.
This introductory course will equip you with the essential technical knowledge and practical skills to carry out basic carpentry & joinery tasks.
This course will give you an introduction to the construction trades, such as bricklaying, carpentry and joinery, and painting and decorating.
This course offers the City and Guilds 7202-01 qualification and is ideal if you are new to the electrical industry. It is designed to give you the understanding and underpinning knowledge to progress onto further qualifications, helping you begin your journey to becoming a qualified electrician.
This course has been developed to give you the core technical knowledge and practical skills needed to install electrical systems and equipment.
This course has been designed to further your knowledge of electrical installation for employment in the building services industry.
This course offers the City and Guilds 7202 qualification, and will allow you to gain an introduction to plumbing, giving you the basic fundamental practical skills and knowledge required by someone aspiring to be a plumber.
This course offers the City and Guilds 6035 qualification, and will allow you to build on your knowledge of plumbing and domestic heating, giving you more advanced practical skills and knowledge required by someone aspiring to be a plumber.