Barnsley Community Build provides training and education in the construction industry, with opportunities for some of the most difficult to engage local residents, mainly long-term unemployed or young people not in employment, education or training.
Barnsley Community Build is a charity based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire with seventeen years’ experience training and providing education in the construction sector for 16-24 year olds who are not in education, employment or training.
Moorlands College | Building your future together
Moorlands College in Barnsley is a Training Centre for our Construction Apprentices. It provides a base for training in both the theoretical and practical areas of construction. Our reputation and success rates for qualifications leading to employment is well above the current national average.
Both College and on-site training will lead to industry recognised qualifications. Moorlands College has direct award status for a wide range of vocational qualifications, from foundation to national vocational qualifications. The college provides training for groups that have additional learning needs, diploma and foundation students, traineeship work experience and apprenticeships.
BCB | Construction Services in Barnsley
BCB | Building Better Communities
Station House Childcare Centre, Thurnscoe BCB Trading were contracted by Station House Childcare Centre to construct a single storey extension to the front of the property to provide additional activity areas. This project provided young adults on the Apprenticeship Scheme with on site practical work experience in a construction environment. They had the opportunity to […]
Athersley Community Refurbishment Scheme (CRS) This Berneslai Homes managed project will support young adults employed as modern apprentices working on a range of community based environmental projects such as boundary walls, fencing and off road parking etc. Moorlands and Barnsley College will draw down funding and provide the training and assessment opportunities on route to […]
Goldthorpe Big Local Community Housing Project Barnsley Community Build (BCB) is pleased to have been appointed as a Local Trusted Organisation (LTO) by the Big Local, lottery fund. BCB have been appointed to purchase 4 empty properties in Goldthorpe. BCB will employ a number of local unemployed people as modern apprentices to help renovate the […]
BCB supported a local volunteer event in Cudworth Park on Monday 4th February 2019. Working with local residents, the BCB Environmental Team along with local councillors conducted a general clean up of the Cudworth Park grounds. This will be a regular event the first Tuesday of the month.
BCB have now rented out offices @ 205/207 Sheffield Road to a local community group. Educational Learning Support Hub (ELSH) has been active since March 2015. In 2018 ELSH set up a Learning Support Centre in Barnsley situated @ 205/207 Sheffield Road. ELSH have developed a fantastic learning environment for local vulnerable young people, (NEETS) […]
BCB is a charity and a social enterprise that has two areas of involvement, Training and Commercial that are very closely interlinked. All the profits from our commercial activities go directly to our training company. Our commercial activities are designed to add to the experience of our Apprentices by providing valuable on the job training. […]