Technical Construction courses

Due to high demand for qualified professionals in a variation of construction disciplines, our construction & engineering centres hold workshops and classrooms for brickwork, plumbing, carpentry, joinery, fitted interiors and a range of engineering & electrical courses. Our industry trained tutors, real life working conditions and the range of industry employers we work with, all offer you the tools you need to succeed in this growing industry. A Technical BTEC course in Construction is the perfect first step to a successful career.


Why Blackburn College?

  • Benefit from long standing partnerships with some of the biggest names in the industry including Howdens, Jewson and Seddon.
  • Take part in exciting work placements within the construction sector to give your CV a big boost and support local enterprise.
  • Dedicated Construction Centre featuring everything you need to master your trade - including purpose-built workshops.

Career Opportunities 

Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our students have gone on to do:

  • Architecture
  • Bricklaying
  • CAD technician
  • Building services estimator
  • Quantity surveyor
  • Building surveyor
  • Electrician
  • Heating engineer
  • Plumbing
  • Joinery