Building & General Maintenance Courses in Hertfordshire
Our maintenance operations courses cover a variety of trades to prepare you to take on the world in the construction sector. Upon completion of our courses you will feel comfortable carrying out repairs in painting, decorating, plastering, plumbing and carpentry.
Why study Building & General Maintenance courses at Oaklands College
Our experienced staff will provide guidance while you develop skills necessary for a successful start in building maintenance roles. Students train in bespoke training areas which resemble real working conditions.
As part of the course our students put their skills to work by supporting construction projects in the local community. These have included:
- Building a brick wall in the playground at Redbourn Junior School
- Refurbishing the library at Park Street School
- Replacing timber balustrades to portable classrooms at Stanborough School.
STUDY PROGRAMME - All full time students enrol on a Study Programme which individualises their education whilst enhancing their employability skills. A Study Programme is made up of four key elements which include a main vocational qualification, the development of English and maths through the study of GCSEs or Functional Skills, Work-related learning through work experience and Personal Development Reviews.
REAL PROJECTS - As part of the course our students put their skills to work by supporting construction projects in the local community.
Take a Virtual Tour
Our dedicated construction facilities at the St Albans Campus include bespoke training bays and industry standard workshops.
Opportunities in Building & General Maintenance
This course is designed to enable your progression onto higher education. With further study, possible future career options open to you include
Meet The Tutors
Our experienced staff will provide guidance while you develop skills necessary for a successful start in building maintenance roles.
Experience what the future
has to offer at Oaklands College
Studying at Oaklands is about finding out what you enjoy learning, with a huge range of courses including A Levels, BTECs and Apprenticeships our students are given a the opportunity to make their own academic choices, and thrive in a subject they enjoy.