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Junior Construction Club (for 14-16 year olds)

Course Code: JRTA

Level: 1
Subject area: Construction & the Building Trades
Awarding body: City College Plymouth
Qualification: College Certificate
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Evening
Duration: Six weeks
When you'll study: Thursdays, 6.00pm - 9.00pm

About the course

Do you enjoy building, decorating and being creative? The Junior Construction Club is a great after school activity in Plymouth – it’s ideal if you’d like to develop your knowledge of the construction trades. Aimed at those aged 14-16, you will be able to get hands-on experience in brickwork, painting and decorating, plastering, plumbing and woodwork.

What you'll learn

On this course, you’ll learn about and gain practical skills in a wide range of construction trades.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, all you need is an interest in and enthusiasm for construction and the building trades.


There are no exams.

What's next?

On successful completion of the academy, you may want to progress on to a full or part-time construction course at the College.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Although we’re not yet able to confirm the start date for this course, applications are now welcome, just complete an Expression of Interest form.