Part of Salford City College Group

Build Salford is a unique traineeship programme for 16-24 year old Salford residents to get involved in if they are seeking the gateway to an apprenticeship with some of the best, local construction companies.

The programme has over 20 dedicated industry partners who all have one thing in mind, to create as many opportunities as possible for young people looking to kick start their career in the construction sector.

The traineeship programme consists of a ‘getting site ready’ phase of 3 weeks, including site visits, trade taster sessions and the planning of a customised work placement. This is followed by a 7 week work placement, during which there is support for applications to an apprenticeship.

Applications for Build Salford 2024 will open in Spring 2024.

For more information, email or use the enquiry form.


Build Salford Traineeship

Applications for for Build Salford 2023 will open in Spring 2023. For more information email or use the enquiry form.

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    Customer Service Apprentice at Co-op

    This diverse sector offers a wealth of wide-ranging career opportunities. The Business, Professional and Financial Services sector is the biggest in Greater Manchester, employing over 270,000 people, with another 95,000 jobs estimated to be created in the next two decades, presenting unique and exciting opportunities for a highly skilled workforce.

    “I have learned a love for the industry I have come into. Now it is something I can see myself doing for a long time.”