Building Skills Academy

Building Skills Academy

Description

Delivering Quality Plumbing courses, Tiling Courses, Plastering Courses, Bricklaying Courses, Kitchen Fitting courses and Carpentry courses. The Building Skills Academy is an independent building skills training centre established to provide you with real hands on building skills in a series of short (5 Day) courses at an economic price.

Former Student Reviews
120 opinions

Top courses

Basic Carpentry course in Newbury
4.2 fantastic 10 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Training
  • Newbury
  • 4 Days

...4-Day Basic Carpentry Course Health and Safety Management and use of tools Instruction will be given on how to use the correct tool for the job Build timber... More


£ 450
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Plastering course in Newbury
4.7 excellent 15 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Training
  • Newbury
  • 5 Days

...Basic re-plastering of old damaged walls or the finish coat plastering of plasterboard or prepared base coats. The course is a foundation for basic... More


£ 450
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Kitchen Fitting course in Newbury
4.8 excellent 4 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Training
  • Newbury
  • 5 Days

...dealing with corners and uneven walls Planning for electric socket locations, water pipes and waste, dishwashers, fridges, freezers and extractor fan... More


£ 550
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Wall And Floor Tiling course in Newbury
4.6 excellent 14 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Training
  • Newbury
  • 5 Days

...Throughout the week you will use hand tile cutters, lazer levels, parrott snips, standard tile snips, hand tile saws, tile rubbing stones, tile files... Learn about: Painting and Decorating... More


£ 350
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Handyman MultiSkills Course in Newbury
4.8 excellent 16 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Vocational qualification
  • Newbury
  • 4 Weeks

...The Handyman Skills course is designed to meet your requirements in the basics skills in a four week combination of Bricklaying, Plastering... Learn about: Personal Effectiveness, Coaching Skills... More


£ 1,500
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Kitchen Worktop Cutting and Fitting course in Newbury
4.6 excellent 17 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Training
  • Newbury
  • 2 Days

...Do-It-Yourself enthusiasts with the confidence and ability to complete a kitchen worktop replacement, on your own. You will learn from a carpenter/kitchen... More


£ 450
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DIY for Home Maintenance - Blended course
4.6 excellent 17 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Training
  • Blended
  • 2 Days

...This is an ideal course for busy women who would like to learn a few home maintenance skills in a friendly atmosphere. This a course designed for the absolute beginner... More


£ 400
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Plastering Level 2 - Blended course
4.3 fantastic 16 opinions
Building Skills Academy
  • Training
  • Blended
  • 5 Days

...Basic re plastering of old damaged walls or the finish coat plastering of plasterboard or prepared base coats. The course is a foundation for basic... More


£ 560
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Reviews on Building Skills Academy (120)

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Kitchen Worktop Cutting and Fitting

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Mark
5.0 03/03/2020
About the course: The courses were great and they provided good content and help me develop a career in Life Coaching Business.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Handyman MultiSkills Course

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Deborah Ward
4.0 03/03/2020
About the course: Fantastic course and the content offered was very good, it was informative and engaging. This place is total value for money and worth your time and effort. Good experience above all.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Wall And Floor Tiling

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Lorraine Barr
5.0 03/03/2020
About the course: Course was helpful and its ideal specially for beginners. They helped us grow in all aspects.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Handyman MultiSkills Course

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Amanda Hogg
5.0 03/03/2020
About the course: The courses were good as per future prospects and overall easy to navigate. I enjoyed my time and overall a good experience for all.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Plastering Level 2

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Mattew Carter
4.0 03/03/2020
About the course: New Skills Academy presented good courses with amazing information and courses were simply great and overall I had a good learning experience.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Plastering Level 2

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Ankita Srivastava
4.0 03/03/2020
About the course: My experience was great and they explained everything in a detailed manner.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Plastering Level 2

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SW
4.0 02/03/2020
About the course: New Skill Academy is highly recommended to anyone with young children getting ready for college..
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Handyman MultiSkills Course

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Amanda Hogg
5.0 02/03/2020
About the course: The courses were good as per future prospects and overall easy to navigate. I enjoyed my time and overall a good experience for all.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Plastering Level 2

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Ellen
5.0 02/03/2020
About the course: Each module was good and I had a good experience above all.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Plastering

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Faye Bircher
4.0 02/03/2020
About the course: Good course, interesting information and overall, I had a nice learning experience.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

DIY for Home Maintenance

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Claire
5.0 02/03/2020
About the course: This academy is excellent in delivering information, easy to follow and overall a good place to learn and execute.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Plastering Level 2

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Ankita Srivastava
4.0 02/03/2020
About the course: My experience was great and they explained everything in a detailed manner.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

DIY for Home Maintenance

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Bery
4.0 02/03/2020
About the course: I would surely recommend this place to all. Overall, a good learning experience.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Handyman MultiSkills Course

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Costomer
5.0 02/03/2020
About the course: It was an enjoyable experience and I go to learn a lot.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Kitchen Worktop Cutting and Fitting

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Nicola Martin
5.0 01/03/2020
About the course: Courses were great and New Skills Academy was a great place to learn and explore.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Handyman MultiSkills Course

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Dr Deepak jaggi
5.0 01/03/2020
About the course: My experience was wonderful and completely satisfied with what all they've to offer. Dr Deepak Jaggi was simply amazing trainer.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Kitchen Fitting

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Elizabeth
5.0 01/03/2020
About the course: I would like to thank New Skills Academy, for such an explanatory course range. My whole family is doing a course and it was a good experience for all of us. We did courses in Egyptian Religion, Autism in Children, and IoT.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Kitchen Worktop Cutting and Fitting

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Rachel
5.0 01/03/2020
About the course: The course was good and so were the modules.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Kitchen Worktop Cutting and Fitting

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Mark
5.0 01/03/2020
About the course: The courses were great and they provided good content and help me develop a career in Life Coaching Business.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Plastering Level 2

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Ellen
5.0 01/03/2020
About the course: Each module was good and I had a good experience above all.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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This centre's achievements

This centre has demonstrated its quality on Emagister
13 years with Emagister

Teachers and trainers (1)

James Walker
James Walker
Academy Senior Instructor

Qualified Engineer and Builder. Trained and experienced in Carpentry, Plumbing, Tiling, Kitchen Fitting. Incorporated Engineer (IEng), City and Guilds, Management Qualified and trained instructor

Advantages of studying here

The Building Skills Academy is conveniently located south of Newbury with easy access from both the M4 and M3 Corridors. There is lots of easy free parking and if required a free bus service from Newbury Bus and Railway stations to the Building Skills Academy front door.Our courses are tailored for the absolute beginner covering a range of trade skills. Our courses have no more that six (6) students per course ensuring you receive constant guidance and advice from our instructors.The Building Skills Academy has a reputation of being excellent value for money, training in a clean organised environment with all facilities provided. There is an excellent cafe two minutes walk from the Academy and there are lots of good value for money Bed and Breakfast facilities within ten to fifteen minutes from the facility.