Craft courses

Course provider Course Length Entry Requirement Qualification
CITY OF BATH COLLEGE
Construction Skills Centre
City of Bath College
Westmoreland Road
Lower Oldfield Park
Bath
BA2 3HQ
tel: 01225 334806

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Masonry
Monumental Masonry
 
1 or 2 yrs Open Access, 16+ NVQ 2
NVQ 3
SOUTH BIRMINGHAM COLLEGE
Cole Bank Road
Birmingham
B28 8ES
tel: 0121 7782311

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Brickwork
Carpentry
Plastering
1-3 yrs NVQ 2 or equivalent NVQ 3
Leadwork 2 yrs NVQ 3 NVQ 3
BRIDGEND COLLEGE
Cowbridge Rd
Bridgend
CF31 3DF
tel: 01656 766588

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Painting & Decoration 1-3 yrs Open access NVQ 3/C&G
Interior Design & Décor 2 yrs Open access NVQ 3/C&G
Brickwork 1-3 yrs FT/PT Open access NVQ 1-3
Carpentry & Joinery/Bench Joinery/Wood Machining 1-3 yrs FT/PT Open access NVQ 1-3
Brickwork/Leadwork/Surface Decoration/Carpentry & Joinery 3 yrs PT day/evening Advanced Craft, NVQ 3 or equivalent Mastercrafts Diploma
BUILDING CRAFTS COLLEGE
Kennard Road
Stratford
London
E15 1AH
tel: 020 8522 1705

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Stonemasonry (Banker Mason) 6 months FT, 1-2 yrs PT, or evening courses for students working in industry Open access NVQ 2
Stonemasonry with optional Conservation Module 4 months FT/1 year PT NVQ 2 NVQ 3
Advanced Stonemasonry with Conservation Module and site experience 6 months full time NVQ 2 or equivalent experience C&G Diploma
Fine Woodwork Diploma
Includes architectural joinery, veneer, inlay, polishing, surface finishes, woodturning and business management
2 yrs FT Interview/referee and evidence of craft aptitude C&G Diploma
Interior Joinery and Shopfitting 1 yr FT
2 or 3 years PT
Modern Apprenticeship,
(Adult entry by interview)
NVQ 2/3
HEREFORD COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY
Faculty of Technology & Rural Crafts
Folly Lane
Hereford
HR1 1LS
tel: 01432 352235

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Blacksmithing Restoration Various up to 1 year Craftsmen EDEXCEL National Diploma
Decorative Masonry Various up to 1 year Craftsmen EDEXCEL National Diploma
Decorative Paint Treatments Various up to 1 year Craftsmen EDEXCEL National Diploma
Stencilling Various up to 1 year Craftsmen EDEXCEL National Diploma
LAMBETH COLLEGE
Vauxhall Centre
Belmore Street
Wandsworth Road
London
SW8 2JY
Tel: 020 7501 5478

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Plastering
Carpentry
Brickwork
1 yr college and OSAT NVQ 2 and site experience CITB/C&G
NVQ 3 Conservation
Stained glass & specialist decoration 1 yr per level Interest in the craft at entry C&G
WEYMOUTH COLLEGE
Newstead Road
Weymouth
Dorset
DT4 7LQ
Tel: 01305 208946

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Architectural Stonemasonry and Carving 1 yr Open Access NVQ 2 & College Diploma
Advanced Architectural Stonemasonry and Carving 1 yr NVQ 2 in Stonemasonry NVQ 3 & College Diploma
Stonemasonry 2 yrs block release Open access NVQ 2
Stonemasonry 1 yr block release NVQ 2 in Stonemasonry NVQ 3
Applied Architectural Stonework and Conservation 2 yrs FT 1 A level or equivalent or other evidence of suitability HND
YORK COLLEGE OF FURTHER & HIGHER EDUCATION
Tadcaster Road
York
YO2 1UA
Tel: 01904 770200

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Stonemasonry, Conservation & Restoration 8 weeks block NVQ 2 or NVQ 3 Stonemasonry NVQ 3 (Conservation) & College Diploma
Painting and Decorating 1 yr FT/2 yrs PT Open access, 16+ NVQ 2 & 3
Stonemasonry 1 yr FT/2 yrs PT Open access, 16+ NVQ 2 & 3
Carpentry 1 yr FT/2 yrs PT Open access, 16+ NVQ 2 & 3
Brickwork 1 yr FT/2 yrs PT Open access, 16+ NVQ 2 & 3
Carpentry 2 yrs NVQ 3 C&G Mastercraft Diploma
Painting & Decorating 2 yrs NVQ 3 C&G Mastercraft Diploma
Stonemasonry 2 yrs NVQ 3 C&G Mastercraft Diploma
Site Management Studies 1 year (evenings) L3 and 4