Construction Courses

Chameleon School of Construction Ltd is a recognised training centre offering construction courses, CSCS Card TestingPlastering courses, Bricklaying courses, Wall and Floor Tiling coursesBuilding Maintenance courses and Motor Vehicle Maintenance courses. Chameleon School of Construction is located in Swadlincote, South Derbyshire, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire Chesterfield (North, East Derbyshire) and Pinxton, Nottinghamshire,  within close proximity to Birmingham, Leicester and Nottingham.

Visit one of our four centres, Swadlincote, Burton, Chesterfield or Pinxton.

Our Chesterfield centre opened in September 2015 located in Barlborough. Barlborough is a village and civil parish in the Bolsover district of Derbyshire, England. The village is near junction 30 of the M1 motorway and is about five miles north of Bolsover. It is near to Clowne.

The training centre is easily accessible from all major routes (A444, A511, A42, A50, A38 and M1).

Our Pinxton centre opens in May 2017 located off Junction 28 of the M1.

At Chameleon School of Construction Ltd, you can be guaranteed a first class quality training experience, where the courses are flexible to suit you.   We can offer you all levels of courses from basic to advanced,  from short courses to fully accredited courses leading to an industry recognised qualifications.  The company is owned by husband and wife team Angelica and Jason Duncan.  Angelica having discovered that there was no local training facility available embarked upon creating a centre of excellence that works hard to accommodate people from all walks of life from youngsters who need a confidence boost as well as school leavers who are clear that they need a training facility that offers small class sizes.  The centre offers funded course for unemployed people of all ages who need a change of  direction.  The centre of course offers courses for construction professionals who simply want to add another construction skill.

Chameleon School of Construction courses are well recognised locally having won Derbyshire Telegraph’s Inclusion Award in 2017, Burton Mail Business Awards in 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2016, Derby Telegraph – Contributing to the Community Award 2014 & 2016.    Our construction course training centre was chosen as the local Business Accelerator finalist in 2012, Birmingham Chamber of Commerce finalist in 2013 & 2014,  British Chamber of Commerce Finalist 2013.   One of chosen 12 Conservative Party Business Hub exhibitors in 2012 and recently represented small businesses at No 10 Downing Street.

Head of Quality and Training Jason Duncan APC and his team have many years of experience between them in various sectors of the construction industry.  All of the centre’s tutors have a wealth of experience working within the Further Education sector teaching construction at all levels.  Jason completed a traditional time served apprenticeship where he was taught all aspects of plastering from traditional techniques to the more modern techniques taught today. At Chameleon School of Construction Ltd you can be assured of having the best possible training experience.

Jason Duncan APC is one of the few in the country qualified to teach and assess the NVQ (National Vocational Qualification) Level 3 Heritage Qualification. He is a member of the IFL (Institute for Learning) and a Member of the Worshipful Company of Plaisterers.  Jason and his committed team are here to ensure you gain the very best out of your training experience.

The training centres features a fully equipped workshop, classroom and IT suite, for learners comfort a restroom is provided with kitchen. The centre is ideally situated for local lunchtime facilities.

Chameleon also provides CSCS training and CPCS card testing and offers training for the CSCS card test.  Call 01283 213427 or 01283 522816 to book your test date.

So, if you’re looking for Plastering courses – including plastering NVQs and diplomas – Bricklaying courses, Wall and Floor Tiling courses, construction courses and building maintenance courses then Chameleon School of Construction is the place to come. We are located in Swadlincote, Derbyshire, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, Chesterfield (North, East Derbyshire) and Pinxton, Nottinghamshire.  Our centres are close to DerbyTamworth, Coalville, and within close proximity to Birmingham, Leicester and Nottingham.

Our Chesterfield centre is within close proximity to Mansfield, Sheffield, Worksop and North Derbyshire.  Our Pinxton centre is within close proximity to Derby, Mansfield, Alfreton, Kirkby in Ashfield and South Normanton.