Student Stories

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  1. Student Story: 6-week handyman course with Alex

    Student Story: 6-week handyman course with Alex

    Discover why Alex chose Able Skills for his City & Guilds Handyman course and how his new skills helped him plan for a career change.

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  2. Student Story: Plumbing with Gavin

    Student Story: Plumbing with Gavin

    Able Skills student Gavin has just finished his City & Guilds Level 2 Plumbing Course with us. We caught up with him to find out why he was doing the course, how he’s found the experience and why he chose Able Skills. This is the latest in our student stories, where we interview current and […]

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  3. Student Story: Painting & Decorating with Sam

    Student Story: Painting & Decorating with Sam

    We see hundreds of students come through the Able Skills Construction Training Centre every month, each with their own story and reason to learn new construction trade skills. For some, it’s motivation to learn DIY skills so they can work on home projects. For others, it’s about developing skills or even embarking on a whole […]

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  4. Student Story: Painting & Decorating with Lucy

    Student Story: Painting & Decorating with Lucy

    Discover how Able Skills student Lucy is changing her career with a City & Guilds painting and decorating course.

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  5. Student Story: Tiling with Ash

    Student Story: Tiling with Ash

    Read about the student experience on the tiling course at Able Skills.

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  6. Student success stories: Continued construction training with Hollie

    Student success stories: Continued construction training with Hollie

    Learn more about Hollie’s journey towards becoming a construction commissioning manager, and her advanced training with Able Skills.

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  7. Student Success Stories: Level 2 Home Study Plumbing Diploma with Hannah Jacob

    Student Success Stories: Level 2 Home Study Plumbing Diploma with Hannah Jacob

    Learn more about Hannah’s experience of completing the City & Guilds Level 2 Home Study Plumbing Diploma with Able Skills.

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  8. Former Able Skills’ student finalist in Best Business Women Awards 2022

    Former Able Skills’ student finalist in Best Business Women Awards 2022

    Previous Able Skills student, Katie Corkill shortlisted as a finalist in the Trades & Construction category in the Best Business Women Awards 2022.

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  9. Why should tradespeople use Checkatrade?

    Why should tradespeople use Checkatrade?

    Tradesperson looking for work? Discover why Checkatrade is a priceless tool for anyone looking to secure more trade jobs.

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  10. Student Success Stories: Learning to plaster with Rickie Mepsted

    Student Success Stories: Learning to plaster with Rickie Mepsted

    Learning a trade skill doesn’t have to lead to a career in the profession. Find out how Rickie used the Introduction to Plastering course for his own home renovation.

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  11. Student Success Stories: Introduction to Plastering with Sophie Morris

    Student Success Stories: Introduction to Plastering with Sophie Morris

    Discover more about how the Able Skills Introduction to Plastering course helped Sophie Morris build a career in the industry.

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  12. Student Success Stories: Becoming a qualified electrician with David Bodkin

    Student Success Stories: Becoming a qualified electrician with David Bodkin

    Our latest Student Success Story is David Bodkin, who trained to become a qualified electrician with Able Skills, completing his City & Guilds Level 2 & 3, and 18th Edition qualifications.

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