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Preparing for your course at the Future Skills Centre in September

We want to prepare you for starting your course at the Future Skills Centre in September.

Below is a list of resources and key information to help you get ready for joining us.


Reading List

Construction and the Built Environment – Level 2 Diploma. Edexcel. ISBN: 978 0435499 91 4 - This book gives you an initial insight into construction

Useful Resources

Industry Insight Weblinks

  • Construction News - Giving the latest news of what’s happening in the industry.
  • CITB - The Construction Industry and Trade Board is the link organisation between what the construction industry needs within its workforce the colleges that deliver the training.
  • The City & Guilds - BCoT Construction department’s main awarding body. Your qualification will be recognised as a standard of competence all around the world.
  • Constructing futures - Read more about Natalie, who completed her course at the FSC and went on to a career in construction.


Leading Industry Companies – What they do in the UK and around the World!


Further Future Skills Centre Construction resources and content:

  • Find out more about our courses and facilities here.
  • Tour our Bordon Future Skills Centre Construction facilities with Course Director Steve here.

Contact us

If you have any questions about starting at BCoT or your course, please email us at FutureSkillsBordon@bcot.ac.uk


Take a look at our Instagram page: @BordonFSC

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