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Construction Traineeship

Portland Training are now delivering construction training in Sheffield and the surrounding areas! 

As part of the traineeship you will initially spend 2 weeks based at our training centre in Sheffield. Alongside developing your knowledge in the construction industry the traineeship will involve work preperation and you will be placed out on a work placement with one of Portland Training's clients. Please see below for a breakdown of what will be included in the traineeship: 

  • CITB 1 day health and safety awareness 1 day course - This course is needed to gain your CSCS card, Portland Training will pay for this the course which costs over £100
  • CSCS Test - upon successful completion of the above course we will book your CSCS test, once you have passed the 1 day course and the CSCS test you can apply for your CSCS Labourers Card 
  • First aid
  • Manual Handling 
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Working at heights 
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • CV Writing 
  • Interview techniques 


To be eligible you must be ages 19-23, not in education, employment or other training. You must have a genuine interest in construction. You should not be qualified above level 2, should be work ready, but lack experience in the construction industry. Please note that travel expenses will be reimbursed at the end of each week. 

If you meet the above criteria and would be interested please contact us on 0114 205 5515 or email us