City & Guilds is the leading brand for construction training and courses in the UK and one of the few brands known throughout the rest of the world. We offer qualifications in construction at entry level, through to Level 6, covering everything from basic hand skills, specialist trade occupations and site supervisory and management skills. Delivered by colleges and training providers throughout the UK, our NVQ qualifications are recognised by the CSCS card scheme and our Level 2 and Level 3 qualifications are recognised in national Apprenticeship Frameworks.

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3 Apprenticeships

Winter Release Cloud 2015 – Now Live

Find out what’s new, coming soon and in the pipeline for Construction this Winter. 

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City and Guilds are proud to announce our new Bricklaying and Carpentry & Joinery e-books for the Construction qualifications. Download now to see details on: 

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Customer feedback

“Making the change to City & Guilds for us was an easy and exciting decision. Feedback from the staff this year has been extremely positive. The assessments are well written and fit for purpose, the multi choice questions are again well written and fit the criteria.”

Jason Howe, Construction
Learning Area Manager,
Bishop Auckland College