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Creating The Ultimate Handy Man

Handy Man Course

Too many courses to chose from? Why not try the Able Skills City & Guilds Handy Man Course! This course offers students an experience that involves learning theory as well as hands on practical training. Able Skills offer so many courses that it can be hard to choose from. Selecting our Handy Man course will give students the chance to study several trades within an 8 week period.

Here are the trades you can learn on the Handy Man Course:

Tiling Carpentry Plumbing
Bricklaying Plastering Painting & Decorating


Students will be taken through both wall and floor tiling, teaching them to tile using a range of different products, covering different patterns and tiling in different areas.


This course covers a range of aspects including architraves, skirtings, doorstops, fitting a door lining/frame, hanging a door and fitting a lock. This is just a few of what instructors have on offer

Handy Man Course


This course deals with all aspects of domestic plumbing including systems and fittings, soldering techniques, jointing, bending and pressure testing copper tube, valves, taps and cisterns and plastic tube installations – all leading to a complete bathroom installation.


This course will teach you to set out lines, use brick and blockwork, build a corner, a pier, put in a damp course, learn about different bonds and pointing for face work.


This course covers fixing plasterboard and taping joints (except weekends), cutting and fixing angle beads, bonding of surfaces, skimming walls and ceilings.

Painting and Decorating

This  course covers surface preparation work including repairs, application of both water based and oil based products, cutting around obstructions, how to use brushes and rollers effectively and cutting, pasting and hanging wallpaper.

Maybe becoming a 'Jack of all trades' isnt such a bad thing after all. Ofcourse, our well experienced instructors will make sure your learning experience leads to a path of employment. Become multi-skilled by booking your Handy Man Course now.