Located in Stratford, East London, the BCC has a long tradition of delivering high quality education and training in building crafts and conservation.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Current Status at 02/03/21: As confirmed in the recent Government announcements the College will resume normal teaching with effect from Monday 8th March. All learners should therefore plan to be returning to college from that date (Block release/part time learners please check individual correspondence). Please click here for the latest information including an important update on Covid Testing before returning to College.
CALL 020 8522 1705 to find out more or CLICK HERE to apply now, register interest in a course or request further information. Whether you are leaving school or want to learn specialist skills for a rewarding new career, we have the course for you. Please note: apprenticeships can only be applied for via your existing Employer in the relevant trade. All course descriptions are liable to change without notice.
We are delighted to introduce a number of online courses at BCC that range from a talk on Conservation to a practical course in Reverse Gilding on Glass or Verre Eglomisé. Some course available during March 2021 with others to follow
Take a look here and register your interest via the application form
It’s National Apprenticeship Week from 8th to 14th February.
We will add in links for Apprenticeship Opportunities and other related news this week.
The Building Crafts College works with a number of employers to train their apprentices. Take a look at the variety of industries available in the menu above.
We are immensely proud of the career opportunities that open up to our learners as they complete their training at the college. Many go on to work for top employers in the built environment, craft and heritage sectors, while others learn the skills to develop their own successful businesses. Read our students’ success stories here.
The BCC has a national reputation for excellence in stonemasonry education and training. Each year, over 50 stonemasons are trained and qualified to work in the industry. *Please note, all course descriptions are liable to change without notice.
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, all course descriptions are liable to change without notice.
APPRENTICESHIPS CAN ONLY BE APPLIED FOR IF YOU ARE ALREADY EMPLOYED IN THE TRADE. The College offers a range of apprenticeships across all areas of study. *Please note, all course descriptions are liable to change without notice.
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, all course descriptions are liable to change without notice.
The College offers a wide range of Carpentry & Joinery courses including Fine Woodwork, Bench Joinery, Shopfitting Bench Work and Site Carpentry. *Please note, all course descriptions are liable to change without notice.
See our specialist workshops in person and on film. More information on drop-in days and other ways to see around the college.
The Building Crafts College commits to using the small group tuition funding that it has been given to provide maths and English and vocational support to mitigate against the impact of the pandemic on our study programme students.
For more information click here
We will add useful information and correspondence to employers from the Principal here. Please click to find the latest, dated 9th February 2021
Watch this space for events and shows planned for 2021, including the postponed course on the Repair & Maintenance of Traditional Buildings, in partnership with Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich