Construction

Retrofit & green technologies

The retrofit and green technologies industry is looking for more trained next generation professionals, in professional, technical and skilled craft roles, who can provide the skills and knowledge of the basic principles.

With the rise in energy costs and the need to reduce carbon emissions, the construction industry has had to adapt. Smart and modern methods of construction are becoming highly favoured in the industry, giving trades the opportunity to use the world’s resources more efficiently.

Our retrofit courses focus on the building insulation aspect of retrofit and are designed to support you to progress into further fields in the construction industry, making it ideal for adults who are upskilling for work.

Courses have been designed to help you increase your knowledge and understanding of household renewables and low carbon technologies.

Whether you’re in work and wanting to upskill your business to be prepared to develop methods for sustainability changes in the future, or are wanting to reskill in a different career area, our brand-new short courses allow you to continue with your work as you learn.

Progression onto a wide range of other short courses after completion is also available.

Industry-standard facilities

New for 2022! We've developed a Smart Construction Centre, which has the facilities and equipment for smart and renewable methods of construction, to support you in your studies.