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DIY - Introduction


Start Date: 19 October 2023
Day: Thursday
Location: Enfield Construction Skills Academy
Duration: 5 Weeks
Times: 10:00-14:30

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About the Course

CONEL are pleased to offer our Introduction to DIY construction course. The course provides the principles behind each task, so you can understand the "why" behind every technique. Whether you're a beginner or have some experience, our course is designed to cater to all skill levels. Why Choose Our DIY Course? Our experienced instructors bring a wealth of knowledge, guiding you through each step with clear instructions and helpful tips. Learn from the best in the field and gain insights that will elevate your projects. Theory only takes you so far with understanding the principals, but our course is designed to be practical from the get-go. With learning, how to bleed radiators, put up shelves, fill holes, change taps and other general jobs that you may face around your home The DIY world is your oyster. Express yourself, personalize designs, and let your imagination run wild. Discover the satisfaction of seeing your vision come to life through your own craftsmanship. Once you're enrolled, the DIY universe is yours forever. Revisit lessons, take on new challenges, and stay up-to-date with the latest trends and techniques in the world of DIY. Who is This Course For? Beginners seeking a solid foundation in various DIY skills. Intermediate crafters aiming to refine their techniques and tackle more ambitious projects. Creatives looking to explore a new hobby or expand their artistic horizons. Homeowners eager to personalize their living spaces with handmade decor and improvements. Enrol Now on Your DIY Adventure! Join us in this journey of self-expression, resourcefulness, and accomplishment. Uncover the joy of turning raw materials into cherished creations and witness your confidence grow as you develop new abilities. Upon completion of this course can lead to progressing your skills with enrolment onto a full time course to signing up for a full time construction course to become specialised in your chosen area which can then lead to employment.

Meridian Water Directions



192, 341 Tesco (1 Glover drive, London N18 3HF)

If you head onto Meridian way cross over the road toward the Meridian Water train station, go up the stairs and go past the station entrance on your right go down the flight of stairs and follow the path this will lead to the skills academy which will be on your left  


Meridian Water Train station (N18 3HF)

If by train you can use the Greater Anglia train to Meridian Water station which can be picked up from Tottenham Hale or Stratford once at the station come out of the station entrance turn right, down the flight of stairs and follow the path and it will lead to the skills academy on the left


Enfield Construction Skills Academy:

The entrance to the skills academy is on Leeside Road, Tottenham, London, N17 0XR turn into the Vistry/ Countryside building site entrance and the skills academy is on the left. (please see link below),-0.0525432,3a,75y,270h,90t,359.96r/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sPgOmOthpkvfuad-_l3fV5w!2e0!7i16384!8i8192?entry=ttu

What Will I Need?

Please be prepared to provide your residency documents such as a passport, EU citizen ID card, UK Birth Certificate or Biometric Card. If you have been in the UK for less than 1 years or have entered the UK with a visa you will need to provide evidence that you are eligible to study in the UK - your visa, your biometric card that covers the duration of your course or any relevant home office documents to support your residency should all be provided. If you’re an EUEEA or Swiss citizen we will need to see evidence of 'Pre-Settled' or 'Settled-status' documents. Also for funding purposes we would need to see evidence of payslips if working (within the last 3 months). If you are receiving benefits (e.g JSA, ESA, Universal Credit (UC), Housing benefits etc. please provide evidence of this).

PPE Equipment Required

As the practical lessons are taking place on an active building site and due to the nature of the courses which include working with sharp tools and heavy materials at times, no training shoes will be permitted. Steel toe capped/ safety boots are advised for footwear and legs should be covered at all times while practical working is taking place.  

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