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South and City College






Multiskills in Construction @

Bordesley Green Campus


Fordrough Lane, Bordesley Green, Birmingham B9 5NA.


Working with 14-16 year olds, the college offers City & Guilds qualifications that are designed to give student's the opportunity to develop practical skills and also a pathway into further training or employment. This course is full with practical tasks on how to tackle simple jobs in the home without paying extortionate prices. Skilled staff will help students to understand the task and give them the opportunity to experience many different trades that will assist them throughout life.


September to December 2017

Year 11 Student’s will be tiling walls and floors and cutting patterns in a simulated area. Gaining a manual dexterity with the hand tools and using the powerful tile cutters that the college have in the workshop. Gaining an understanding of the Health and Safety requirements of the construction industry and experiencing learning in a fully equipped workshop for the tiling industry with qualified teachers from the industry.


A Tiling Demonstration

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Tony O' Hare explaining how to put adhesive on to the board and create a tiled border.

Ks4 Students learning to tile.

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