South Gloucestershire and Stroud College.
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SGS Stroud



If you want to develop practical skills that are always in demand, come to SGS Stroud, 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 Stroud 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.

Students benefit from specialist workshops and facilities for the main construction trades – brickwork, carpentry, electrical installation and plumbing. Modern classrooms and IT facilities provide a link between the practical and theoretical aspects of the industry, making it easy for you to develop new skills and learn your chosen trade.

Our experienced lecturers have worked extensively throughout the industry, and we have excellent links with local employers and the Construction Skills awarding body. We’re proud that our construction department was awarded ‘outstanding’ in our latest Ofsted inspection.


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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