Teach A Trade make a commitment to provide skills, knowledge and confidence to follow a career in construction. Every participant will receive information, advice and guidance that will enable them to start a pathway to a career for life. We make it our mission to educate and enable people to fulfill their potential.
Teach a Trade deliver mobile, individually tailored construction workshops that cater for schools in line with their STEM and Practical-Based Learning goals. We aim to provide our participants with the fundamental skills and knowledge to enable them to both better understand construction techniques or start a career in construction.
Teach a Trade promise to inspire, educate and empower our workshop participants to explore a career in construction. All of our workshops are delivered by tradespeople that either are or have been in the trade themselves. We promise that once a month we will offer a workshop for free for a local charity to help the disadvantaged, ensuring that an insight to construction can be accessible to all.
The UK has a large skill gap, 36,000 new recruits per year are required to meet the current industry needs.
95% of those working in a construction trade want to stay working in that trade.
There are 79+ career paths in construction.