Find a course

Fire Marshall training

Qualification: IOSH Approved
Length of course: 1 day

Every business requires a Fire Warden.

This in-depth Fire Warden training course equips you with all the knowledge you need to become a fully trained Fire Warden or Fire Marshal.

IOSH and RoSPA approved, helping you work towards compliance with the Fire Safety Order 2005 and other current legislation.

Health & Safety Basics including CSCS

Qualification: City & Guilds Level 1 Award in H&S in a Construction Environment + CSCS
Length of course: 5 days

The course includes training and test for both the City & Guilds level 1 Award in Health & Safety in a Construction Environment and the CSCS test.

In2Construction (incl. CSCS)

Qualification: City & Guilds Level 1 Award in Construction Skills + CSCS
Length of course: 3 weeks

Our "In 2 Construction" course is a 3 week programme that covers basic construction skills in up to 2 different trades, combined with health & safety training to make sure that you are safe on site. Successful candidates will leave with a City & Guilds level 1 Award in Construction Skills, together with a City & Guilds health & safety qualification and the CSCS test and card. Ideal if you are looking to get work in the industry.

The course is free to adults aged 19 or over on 31 August 2020 and who are in receipt of an eligible benefit (such as Universal Credit). Plese contact us for more details and for costs if you are not entitled to study for free.

Learner engagement

Qualification: In-house Certificate
Length of course: 5-10 days over 1-5 weeks

The programme is aimed at small groups of learners who have become disengaged with education.

We work in a workshop environment rather than a classroom one and encourage plenty of "hands-on" engagement and learning opportunities.

Manual handling

Qualification: City & Guilds level 1 Award
Length of course: 1 day

How to assess, plan, prepare and conduct manual handling.

Multi Skills for Schools

Qualification: City & Guilds Level 1 Award / Certificate / Extended Certificate / Diploma in Construction Skills
Length of course: 1-3 days per week over 1-2 years

A multi-skills course covering the basics in a range of different trades including painting & decorating, brickwork, tiling, plastering etc. The course is focused on practical skills and is assessed mainly on practical tasks. There is some theory work on health and safety.


Qualification: NVQ Level 2 in various trades
Length of course: varies

This is for experienced construction workers with no formal qualifications. Flower Skills can support your employees to achieve an NVQ qualification with minimal disruption to the working day by arranging observations of them and discussions with them on site.

Painting & Decorating Taster

Qualification: In-house Certificate
Length of course: 5 days over 1-5 weeks

An introduction to the basics of painting and decorating, covering wall-papering and painting. Elements include preparation of surfaces; applying paint with a brush and roller; and hanging wall-paper, including internal and external corners.

Plastering Taster

Qualification: N/A
Length of course: 5 days

Learn the basics of plastering, including health and safety, making up mixes, applying render and plaster.

Post-16 Multi Trade Level 2

Qualification: City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma
Length of course: 3 days per week for 1 academic year (minimum)

This qualification allows candidates to learn, develop and practice a range of trade skills to prepare them for employment or career progression in building maintenance.

It is also suitable for those who want to work in the industry but are usure which trade to specialise in.