L1 Certificate in Construction Skills -Multi Skills FT – October 2024

Funding information: Free for Eligible 16-18 year olds. Adult funding available dependant on learner circumstances otherwise course costs apply.
Duration: 1 Year
Attendance: Full-time Provision

Course Overview

During this course you will study a variety of practical units preparing you for working within the construction industry as a multi skilled tradesperson. You are continually assessed throughout this course by completing both theoretical and practical assessments relating to a variety of multi skilled areas which will enable you to progress on to a Level 1 Diploma in your chosen trade.

Course Content

Modules include:

  • Health, safety and welfare within construction
  • Developing site carpentry skills
  • Developing brickwork skills
  • Developing plastering skills
  • Developing hand tool maintenance
  • Developing preparing background skills for painting skills
  • Developing tiling skills
  • Developing pipework skills
  • Developing painting and decorating skills

Entry Requirements

Grade 2 or above in either maths or English or both.

Assessment Methods

  • practical assignments with supportive documentation


The course provides you with the opportunity to progress to a Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry, Joinery, Bricklaying, Painting & Decorating or Plumbing.