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SGS Filton



If you want to develop practical skills that are always in demand, come to SGS Filton, where our wide range of construction courses will prepare you for employment in the UK’s biggest industry.

The UK’s construction industry generates over £1 billion a year. With a reputation for world-class design, inspirational architecture and the highest quality building, working in construction is a career you can be proud of.

SGS Filton offers excellent training programmes at various levels, and our apprenticeship programme gives you the chance to earn while you learn, gaining the skills and knowledge you need for a career in the construction industry.

Courses cover the main construction trades – brickwork, carpentry, electrical installation, plastering, painting and decorating, and plumbing – from Level 1 to Level 3. Modern facilities and high quality teaching make it easy for you to develop new skills and learn your chosen trade.

Our experienced lecturers have worked extensively throughout the industry, and the college has excellent links with local employers. So whatever trade you’re aiming for, SGS Filton will help you lay the foundations for your chosen career.


Jewsons Foundation Plus

Jewsons Foundation Plus

What is Foundation Plus 2014?

Learn exactly why Construction is a great career choice and why it's vital for the growth of the economy and the UK as a whole.

Plus you can be a part of that!

Browse through the Jewsons Foundation website and click on the tag icons to determine your future in construction.

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