Call for entries: Young builder of the year

The 19th Young Builder of the Year Awards celebrate the achievements of young people, who despite having to overcome a range of barriers have succeeded in training for and or gaining employment in the construction industry.   

Applications are invited from two categories:

• 14 to 18 year olds still in education or training (including apprentices)

• 18 to 24 year olds in employment or training  

Applications open on Friday 1st June 2018 and close on Tuesday 31st July 2018.  

The 20 finalists will be invited to the Awards Ceremony at the House of Commons on Wednesday 17th October 2018, when the winners will be announced.  
For 2018 there is a prize fund of £7,500 and all shortlisted finalists will receive an award.

To find out more about the Awards visit the website www.ybuk.org


Events

Heritage Solid Plastering specialist applied skills programme NVQ Level 3

This programme is designed to provide practical skills, theoretical knowledge and a recognised qualification to craftspeople who are preparing to specialise in heritage plastering trades.

NVQ3 Heritage Wood Occupations specialist applied skills programme Level 3 NVQ

This programme is designed to provide practical skills, theoretical knowledge and a recognised qualification to craftspeople who are preparing to specialise in heritage carpentry trades.