Cyrenians Construction Academy - February 2018
19 February 2018
Cyrenians Market Led Training are delighted to announce that
our next training course will be a Construction course aimed at
giving participants the knowledge, skills and confidence to pursue
a career in construction - a sector of growth within
This is a great opportunity for people who are aged 18 or over,
currently an Edinburgh resident and interested in getting a job in
the construction sector.
The course is delivered through Skills Development Scotland
The course provides training for anyone who is looking to work
in construction and will support people towards a General Operative
role, giving them all the knowledge and certification required to
work in this field - including all the support, training and
funding for the CSCS test (with the "Green Card" costs covered),
Safety Plus, Manual Handling, Working at heights and Emergency
We will also ensure that all trainees leave the course with the
right Personal Protective Equipment to do the job including work
boots, high vis jacket, gloves and hard hat.
The course will also cover effective communication skills and
personal effectiveness as well as employability skills such as CV
development and interview skills.
By the end of the course, we aim for all trainees to have the
skills, knowledge and certification to gain and sustain employment
in the construction industry.
The course has been designed with input from construction
employers and will include a chance for a site visit to get a
practical view on life on a construction site.
It is a two-week course followed by a 2-week work placement to
get some site experience.
The construction industry values diversity and celebrates
individual differences, believing that an inclusive culture helps
businesses continue to grow. Our aim is to attract people from
diverse backgrounds to help us build our inclusive
Course dates: Monday 19 February
- Friday 2 March.
To make a referral or for further
details please call Mark Diver on 0131 475 2435 or email email@example.com.
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