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.
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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 […]
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The Construction Services arm of BCB have secured two new Refurbishment Projects in July 2018: Goldthorpe & Bolton on Dearne Community Centre Refurbishment FareShare, Leeds, Warehouse Conversion FareShare Yorkshire is a charity which redistributes surplus food donated by the food industry. This food which would otherwise go to waste is received by over 123 charities and […]
Two properties which have been refurbished by BCB Trading Ltd on behalf of the Thurnscoe Hosing project have now been completed and ready to go onto the property market for sale. The completion of the properties was celebrated by holding an Open Day in late April 2018, with lots of interest from local residents. Again […]
Four properties were purchased by BCB Trading Ltd on behalf of the Goldthorpe & Dearne Housing project. These properties had been long term empty houses and with BCB supporting this project it supplied apprenticeships to 16-24yr olds. The apprenticeships provided training opportunities in different elements of construction leading to attained qualifications, with 12 apprentices gaining […]