Construction & the Built Environment


Whether you want to become a Bricklayer, Carpenter, Electrician, Painter/Decorator, Plasterer or Plumber, Wirral Met’s wide range of full and part-time Construction courses will help you achieve your ambitions.


If your goal is to become an Architect, Project Manager or Site Supervisor, explore our study programmes that will help prepare you for university.


You will study at our multi-million pound Construction College based at Wirral Waters in Birkenhead where you’ll have access to outstanding facilities that will help you to learn practical skills whilst developing theoretical knowledge and understanding from our friendly tutors who have substantial industry expertise.


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Many students progress onto jobs once they have completed their full-time study programmes, and other Level 3 students progress onto Higher Education to study towards a degree, which is validated by the University of Liverpool.


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These courses equip students with the skills and knowledge to progress onto occupations including:

Source: nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Production managers and directors in construction

Up to £110,000

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Construction and building trades supervisors

Up to £56,000

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Construction and building trades n.e.c.

Up to £30,000

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