In February 2014, we attained the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for our leadership of skills development across the region’s rural economy. In 2015 Duchy College (part of The Cornwall College Group) merged with Bicton College to become the region’s largest land-based education and training provider.
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you want to start your career in the booming construction industry.
two GCSEs at grade D or 3. You'll also need an employer willing to hire you as an apprentice, we can help you find one if need be.
the practical skills involved in groundworks, and the health and safety practices to work safely.
to spend one day per week at college and the rest of your time on-site with your employer.
the additional specialist training such as modular paving, masonry walling, and getting your CPCS card to use plant machinery.
further study as an apprentice or into employment.
Alex Sillifant Construction
"Duchy College gave me the skills and experience I needed for this industry and I’m definitely glad that I studied there”.
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.