Kings Cross Construction Skills Centre
Contact us: kccsc@camden.gov.uk
Phone Number: 02079745161

Diploma training


Level 1 Diploma in General Construction & Multi Skills

Open to Camden & Islington residents aged 16 to no upper age limit.

The courses will be both full and part time dependent on age. There is an opportunity for these courses to lead onto an apprenticeship in your chosen trade.

These qualifications provide the ideal introduction to the construction industry and cover essential skills in the following construction trades:

  • Bricklaying
  • Carpentry and joinery
  • Plastering
  • Painting and decorating
  • Construction operations
  • Wall and floor tiling
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing

This qualification is suitable for those wanting an introduction to the variety of construction trades and to decide which trade is the right one to pursue a career in.

Level 2 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery

Open to Camden & Islington residents aged 16 to no upper age limit.

The courses will be both full and part time dependent on age. There is an opportunity for these courses to lead onto an apprenticeship in your chosen trade.

The training will include:

  • You will learn the following practical skills & theoretical knowledge including
  • Health, Safety & Welfare in Construction
  • Principles of Building Construction
  • Information & communication
  • Carry Out First Fix Flooring & Roofing
  • Carry Out First Fix frames
  • Partitions & Stairs
  • Set Up and Operate a Circular Saw
Carpenter

Level 1 and 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation

Open to Camden & Islington residents aged 16 to no upper age limit.

The courses will be both full and part time dependent on age. There is an opportunity for these courses to lead onto an apprenticeship in your chosen trade.

This electronics course is for you if you want to gain the skills required to work in a wide range of industries. Electronic engineers focus on all the electronic devices in the home or workplace. The training will include:

  • Health and safety in building services engineering
  • Principles of electrical science
  • Electrical installations technology
  • Installation of wiring systems and enclosures
  • Understand how to communicate within building services engineering

You will be taught practical sessions in fully equipped workshops. Theory sessions will be delivered in the classroom using a range of teaching tools and techniques.

Electrician

Level 1 and 2 Diploma in Plumbing

Open to Camden & Islington residents aged 16 to no upper age limit.

The courses will be both full and part time dependent on age. There is an opportunity for these courses to lead onto an apprenticeship in your chosen trade.

The training will include:

  • Scientific principles for domestic , industrial and commercial plumbing
  • Common plumbing processes
  • Cold water systems
  • Domestic hot water systems
  • Understanding and carrying out site preparation and pipework fabrication techniques for domestic plumbing and heating systems
  • Understanding and applying domestic cold water system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understanding how to communicate with others, within building services engineering

You will be taught practical sessions in fully equipped workshops. Theory session will be delivered in the classroom using a range of teaching tools and techniques.

Plumbing

Additional Services

In addition to the level 2 diplomas KXCSC will be delivering apprenticeships in these trades and painting and decorating and groundworks.

Our other services include:

  • Information, advice and guidance
  • Pre apprenticeship training
  • Apprenticeships
  • CSCS test
  • BTEC Level 1 award in health and safety
  • CV workshops
  • Interview skills training
  • Bespoke construction skills training linked to job opportunities
  • Access to a wide range of training opportunities
  • Jobs and work placements
  • Graduate and undergraduate positions
Additional services