Certificate of Achievement

Riaz Hussain

has completed the following course:

Step into Construction

City & Guilds Group

The first week of the course explored the value of Construction to society as a whole – the importance of health and safety, as well as the increasing inclusion and diversity within the industry. It examined entry level pathways into the industry as well as some of the key crafts and trades within it. The second week of the course focused on employer insights around opportunities for progression – from supervisory roles, to senior leadership, to running your own company.

2 weeks, 2 hours per week

Kirstie Donnelly MBE

Group Chief Executive

City & Guilds Group


Learning outcomes

  • Reflect on whether a career in construction is for you
  • Investigate the role of health and safety, and the importance of diversity in the industry
  • Identify entry level routes into construction, as well as key trades and their responsibilities
  • Explore the role of training and qualifications, and the meaning of competency
  • Explore potential career pathways, from supervisory roles to senior leadership, and consider the skills needed to run your own business


  • Introduction to the construction industry – the role of construction in society
  • Starting out – trades, crafts and construction skills
  • Beginning your construction journey – qualifications, experience and routes into the industry
  • Developing your career in construction – opportunities for progression
  • Running a construction business

Issued on 22nd March 2021

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Free online course:

Step into Construction

City & Guilds Group