Apprenticeships offered in all subject areas, including joinery, carpentry, bricklaying & stonemasonry
Stonemasonry diplomas and apprenticeships
Unveiling of the Jubilee Oak Table in Ely Cathedral, May 2022, a 10-year project by Hamish Low and a team of skilled craftspeople, including students and graduates from the Building Crafts College. Photos by Rachel Elston, Charles Woollam, Shaun Scott, Keith Hepple and Fenland Black Oak Project.
Raw "bog oak" Photo by Rachel Elston @createdbyrachel
Finished Jubilee Oak Table in Ely Cathedral. Photo Fenland Black Oak Project & others
Building Crafts College Jubilee Oak Table team - Photo Fenland Black Oak Project & others
Jubilee Oak Table - work in progress. Photo Fenland Black Oak Project & others
Furniture Making. Photo by Thom Atkinson for AHEC
Saturday Furniture Making. Photo by P Vasconsales
Young People's Workshops at the Building Crafts College
Building Crafts College - Ben Tynegate
Exhibiting at Decorex
Gothic Tracery by Stonemasonry Apprentice
Visit to Duomo Stone Restoration Workshops, Florence, Italy

About Us

Located in Stratford, East London, the BCC has a long tradition of delivering high quality education and training in building crafts and conservation. Find us at Kennard Road, Stratford, London E15 1AH. The college is a 5 minute walk from Stratford overground and underground stations.

Job and Apprenticeship Vacancies

Please click here to view job and apprenticeship vacancies from some of the brilliant companies we work with.

 

Construction Courses

The Construction Department offers training in a range of sectors within the construction industry, from site-based trades to fitting out the interiors of buildings, as well as construction management and maintenance operations. *Please note, course descriptions are liable to change without notice.

Apprenticeships: Information & Courses

Information for employers and apprentices on our apprenticeship delivery, including subjects offered by the college. Please note that applications can only be submitted for an apprenticeship on agreement with your employer.

Heritage & Conservation Courses

A number of conservation courses are available at the Building Crafts College including the renowned Foundation Degree in Historic Building in partnership with Kingston University. *Please note, course descriptions are liable to change without notice.

Wood Occupations Courses

The College offers a wide range of Carpentry & Joinery courses including Fine Woodwork, Bench Joinery, Shopfitting Bench Work and Site Carpentry. *Please note, course descriptions are liable to change without notice.

Our Workshops & Facilities

Videos and information on our workshops and facilities.

FUNDING INFORMATION

The Building Crafts College is delighted to offer Scholarships and Bursaries to students studying Bench Joinery, Fine Woodwork and Stonemasonry.

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Open Days & Events

Upcoming Open Days in Autumn 2022. Please click here for more information

Contact Us

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Staff Vacancies

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Jak Watson wins "Highly Commended" by Institute of Carpenters' 3rd Year Student Awards
Jak Watson wins "Highly Commended" by Institute of Carpenters' 3rd Year Student Awards
Jak Watson wins "Highly Commended" by Institute of Carpenters' 3rd Year Student Awards
Apprenticeships - brickwork & property maintenance!
Apprenticeships - brickwork & property maintenance!
Apprenticeships - brickwork & property maintenance!
Short Course: Saturday School - Bench Joinery - new for April 2022
Short Course: Saturday School - Bench Joinery - new for April 2022
Short Course: Saturday School - Bench Joinery - new for April 2022
Jordan Cliffe wins World Skills "friendly" competition 2021
Jordan Cliffe wins World Skills "friendly" competition 2021
Jordan Cliffe wins World Skills "friendly" competition 2021
NEWS: Employer Apprenticeship Funding
NEWS: Employer Apprenticeship Funding
NEWS: Employer Apprenticeship Funding