Did you know that at least one third of young people completing a construction further education course do not continue into employment within the industry?
The Bridge into Construction further education course aims to ensure that young people have the training and skills the industry needs, and employers have access to the next generation of talent.
Build UK and Collab Group’s ‘Bridge into Construction’ programme to be rolled out in colleges nationwide, enabling employers to have direct access to the next generation of apprentices.
Bridge into Construction will deliver a project-based teaching style to provide a consistent level of training and competence to equip students with the introductory skills they need to embark on a career in construction.
All students who finished the roll out continued with their education in construction related courses
Nine colleges confirmed to implement the Bridge into Construction course for 2018/19
Blackpool and Barnet & Southgate Colleges start their programmes
The majority of nine college's programmes up and running
Latest project updates
How to get involved
For the 2018/19 college year employers are needed to support the work experience element of the programme.
To partner with a college delivering Bridge into Construction and provide you with a pool of future Apprentices, please contact Alice Cook.