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Explore Construction - 2 Week Course

Current dates for this course:

14th October 2019

13th January 2020

30th March 2020

Courses may be subject to change, please check at the time of booking.

Course location:

EDGE Construction Skills Centre, Building 519, Alconbury Weald, Huntingdon PE28 4WX

This free training course is for jobseekers and career changers who want to take their first step into the construction industry.

The course will be delivered in a fun and practical way through project-based learning and development and you’ll learn lots from your amazing trainers.

The course covers:

  • Health & Safety in a construction environment
  • Preparation for work and employability skills
  • Basic plumbing and electrical essential skills
  • Rights and responsibilities in the workplace
  • Teamwork
  • Personal development including searching for and applying for work

EDGE aim to ensure all students step foot onto a live construction site
to gain insight and experience of the industry.

Course highlights:

  • Introduction to skills required to work in the construction industry
  • Expand existing skills and knowledge
  • Increased employment potential
  •  Access to live construction sites


  • CSCS card
  • Site ready, with some basic construction skills
  • Ready to apply for a job in the construction sector

EDGE are working with Urban&Civic, Master Developers of Alconbury Weald, and a large network of employers to deliver this course and therefore the employment opportunities are there for the taking.

This course is FREE.

How to Book

To find out more and book your place on this course, contact Belinda Yare on 01480 413141 / 07384 545769 or email


EDGE may be able to offer a shuttle bus to and from site for the duration of
the course. Please give them a call to find out more.

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