Cambridge Regional College - Centre of Vocational Excellence

Change It Yourself

Science Park Campus, Kings Hedges Road

Course Code:CC9CIY1ACC9CIY1B
Start Date:12/01/202120/04/2021
End Date:16/02/202125/05/2021
Start Time:18:0018:00
End Time:20:3020:30



Course Overview

This programme which is of a practical nature, covers a range of DIY/home improvement skills and is suitable for people of all ages and abilities. The course consists of Health and Safety in the home and workshop. Familiarisation of the tools, workshop and tool card. Learning about second fix carpentry including door (hinges/locks), architrave and skirting. Kitchens and bathrooms - practise ceramic tiling including cutting, grouting and drilling tiles. Building in brick, finding principles, laying out and try levelling a wall. Some basic plumbing using Pushfit pipes and connectors. Steel toe-cap boots will be needed as you will be in a workshop environment.

Progression & Career Opportunities

Use this course to gain an insight into the Construction leisure courses and progress onto another course such as Woodcrafts, Brick Basics or Plumbing.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

Learning Assessment & Support

We want you to achieve to the very best of your ability at CRC. To make this happen we offer both learning and personal support by specialist staff tailored to meet your specific needs.

Ask at the Hub on the main mall for further information how we can help you achieve your goals.

How to Apply

To apply, please complete a CRC Enrolment Form, which can be downloaded from our website Download here. The Enrolment Form can also be found in the back of our part-time prospectus or contact us via email

Cambridge Campus Status

Huntingdon Campus Status