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Construction, Plumbing and Electrical

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 teachers 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.

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Select a course type that suits you.

Career Opportunities

  • Carpenter/Joiner
  • Painter/Decorator
  • Interior Designer/Fitter
  • Kitchen/Bathroom Fitter
  • Maintenance Electrician/Electrical Installer
  • Plumber


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

Since completing my studies at BCoT I am now self-employed and work for a sub-contractor.
Jack Wildman
BCoT apprentice praised in House of Commons

BCoT apprentice praised in House of Commons

Jack Ford, studying at the Future Skills Centre, recognised at awards ceremony

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Future Skills Centre student named ‘Apprentice of the Year’

Jack Ford named ‘Apprentice of the Year’ by Barratt Homes after impressive first year.

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