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Full-time applications are now closed. There are limited spaces left on some full-time courses, please email careers@bcot.ac.uk or call 01256 306679.

Applications for part-time courses can still be made online.


Carpentry, Plumbing, Electrical, Painting and Decorating

The demand for skilled tradespeople continues to grow and our industry-standard workshops in Basingstoke and Bordon provide the perfect backdrop for you to build your career in the construction industry. You will learn from industry-trained staff using the latest facilities and equipment. Our links with employers are extensive and you can move seamlessly from a full-time college-based course to an apprenticeship.


Find a course

Select a course type that suits you.

Career Options

  • Carpenter/Joiner
  • Painter/Decorator
  • Interior Designer/Fitter
  • Kitchen/Bathroom Fitter
  • Maintenance Electrician
  • Electrical Installer
  • Plumber
  • Bricklayer
  • Project Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Architect Technician


You will learn in specialist workshops with professional, industry-standard equipment. Our workshops contain laser levels, specialist cutting equipment, paint spray guns, spindle moulders, planing machines, saws and more. Installation bays and assessment areas allow you to practise what you have learnt under professional supervision.


Take a 360 tour of our brickwork and carpentry workshops.

I discovered my love for bricklaying after completing the multi-skills course. My teachers are really nice and have supported me in getting a career in construction.
Michael Ellis
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