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Introduction to Building Services Multi-Skills - Entry Level


Our course is aimed at facilitating candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression as a plumber or electrician. 

Start dates and fees

Start date(s)

The course will take 4 weeks, for a total of 24 hours and you will study in the evening on the days stated below.

  • Week Commencing - 28/11/22 
  • Week Commencing - 06/03/23
  • Week Commencing - 17/04/23
  • Week Commencing  - 22/05/23


  • 5-8pm (Tuesday and Wednesday)


  • If you are 19+ and unemployed and receiving the relevant benefit – the course is FREE
  • If you are 19+ and not receiving benefits, but are earning less than £18,525 - the course is FREE (please bring evidence, 1 wage slip dated within 3 months)
  • If you do not fall into any of the above criteria the cost of the course is £75
Start DateCodeAnnual Fee (Age)Actions
over 19
17/04/20232285A104£75.00** EApply
22/05/20232285A105£75.00** EApply

E You may be eligible for fee exemption depending on your circumstances. Please see our fees for adult learners page for more information.

What will I study?

You will study:

  • Basic skills in electrical installation
  • Basic skills in plumbing.

Entry requirements

  • This course is only available to learners aged 19+.
  • No previous experience or skills are required.

How long is the course?

The course will take 4 weeks, for a total of 24 hours and you will study in the evening.

How will I be assessed?

Practical assessment.

What does the course lead to?

Completing this course could lead to working in a junior role within construction or as a maintenance professional, either employed or self-employed.

Large employers in the area include the local council maintenance departments, hospitals, housing associations and schools. 


How do I apply?

Call our enquiries line free on 0808 100 3626.

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