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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.

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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


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.

I really enjoy studying at BCoT as my teachers really support me to achieve my best and they give me freedom within my work to create my own styles.
Chloe Frewer
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Principal and St Edward officially open Hartland Village Training Hub

On Thursday 25 May, the new training centre for construction students was launched.

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Natalie's career progression after Construction Skills course, at the FSC in Bordon.

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