Multi-Trade (Engineering and Construction) Full-Time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

Enrolments are accepted throughout the year. This course runs for up to 36 weeks

Entry requirements

  • Aged between 16-18
  • Does not hold a Level 2 qualification (or higher)

You will achieve

  • College certificate in multi-trade skills
  • Maths and English

Course overview

This multi-trade programme contains elements of a range of construction and engineering vocations alongside studying GCSE Maths and English. The programme is highly practical and designed to develop a range of knowledge and practical skills to prepare the learner for progression onto a specialised construction or engineering programme.

Course content

You will be introduced to a broad range of trades including brickwork, joinery and motor vehicle. You will also work on your Maths, English and IT to improve your skills, ready for the next level of study or work.

Assessment will be continuous and throughout the year.

All equipment will be provided.

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre
Old Mill Lane
S70 2LA

Progress onto a specialist programme in Construction or Engineering.

How much does the course cost?

This course is fully-funded for 16-18 year-olds.

16 – 18 year olds

Full-time Barnsley College students aged 16-18 years old do not have to pay tuition fees.

Extra information

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Barnsley College has a range of sports opportunities for all students to take part in, gain professional training and compete nationally and internationally. We also have a state-of-the-art fitness village, Honeywell Sports Village where students can make use of our fitness suite, spinning studio and classes for competitive rates. You don’t have to be studying sport to get involved in the Sports Academy.

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Multi-Trade (Engineering and Construction) Full-Time

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