Do you want to make your mark on Manchester or even the world? With a career in construction or engineering, you’ll be able to see the results of your work for years to come.
One look at the number of cranes dotted across the Manchester skyline will tell you that the construction sector is booming in this city. There’s huge demand for highly skilled tradespeople, from architects to joiners and plumbers, and no better place to learn your new trade than at The Manchester College.
We’ll give you access to everything you need to master the in-demand skills that employers are looking for. You’ll be learning in one of the most technically advanced Construction and Engineering training centres in the North West.
Our Construction and Engineering team worked with the BBC’s ‘DIY SOS Big Build’ to create a veterans’ village in East Manchester, and we’re also an academic partner to the Society of Operations Engineers (SOE).
Plus, The Manchester College is one of the only education providers in the whole of England that works directly with the fire sprinkler industry, to ensure students get the exact skills that the sector needs. If you want to work alongside colleagues in a challenging, practical environment, a career in construction could be just what you’re looking for. And the first step is easy – choose your course.
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Top Careers Opportunities
Saraya Cowan • Construction and Engineering Student
I had been wanting to go to college for a while to change my career, but I didn’t think it would fit in with my other commitments. Surprisingly it has, because the College has been so supportive and now I get to follow my dreams.
In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.Learn more
In our unique Industry Excellence Academy you’ll benefit from a programme of study that has been co-developed, and is co-delivered, with one of our industry partners.Learn more