The Cre8 course is a construction training Programme for 16-17 year olds that are not in education, employment or training.
It offers leaners basic skills in the following trades as well as site safety and CSCS training:
- Painting & Decorating
About the course
The course runs over twelve weeks three days per week and trainees get a training allowance of £10 per day.
The course is there is give young people with an interest in construction a taster of what it would be like to work in the Industry and basic skills to progress. After the twelve weeks is up we help the trainees find work placements in the trade they have found most enjoyable or the area they want to pursue a career in.
Skills you will learn
I attended the course in April 2014, after leaving the course I had found a job within 3 months. This was all down to the skills I learnt on the course, I can’t recommend it enough. Sarah Jones (21), Oswestry