News & Events


Chameleon get bronze award for veterans support

Chameleon School of Construction have received the bronze award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS). The award is given to employers who support those who serve or have served in the Armed Forces, and their families, something Chameleon School of Construction is passionate about. The award comes hot-on-the-heels of the news that Chameleon School of Construction…


Staveley added to network of Chameleon centres

Chameleon School of Construction’s new centre in Staveley is now up and running. Located on Hartington Industrial Estate in Staveley, the new centre will accommodate Level 1 and Level 2 Bricklaying Diploma learners. The centre is the sixth in Chameleon School of Construction’s network of centres, and follows on from the opening of new centres…


Open Day dates 2019

The dates for our Open Day events have now been confirmed.  We would love to meet potential new learners at these events and give them the chance to discuss our courses with the tutors and have a tour of our workshops.  The Open Days will run from 1pm-6pm at the following locations and dates: Swadlincote…


Chameleon School of Construction to open in Ripley

From September 2018, Chameleon School of Construction will be offering CSKills Bricklaying Diploma courses from a new centre in Victoria Place, Ripley. To enquire about a place, please call our Head Office on 01283 213427.  Full funding may be available for all age groups. Ripley will be Chameleon School of Construction’s fifth centre, which includes…


Enrolment Dates

We now have our enrolment days for our September starts. Please call 01283 213427 to book your place. Please bring ID and your National Insurance number.  Our courses are available to 16-18’s and ADULTS of ALL ages. *subject to eligibility   SWADLINCOTE and BURTON ENROLMENTS TAKE PLACE 11am at 4a Boardman Road, Swadlincote DE11 9DL…


Open Day dates 2018

Chameleon School of Construction will be holding Open Days across all four centres over the next few weeks, where potential new learners will have the opportunity to drop in, meet the team, view the facilities, ask any questions about the courses, and hopefully go on to start on a course with us.  Our courses are fully funded…


Chameleon learners visit construction sites during Open Doors Week

As part of Open Doors Week during 19-23 March, an initiative designed to encourage construction as a career, we were able to arrange for our learners to visit some live construction sites. The work experience they gained is an important part of their development and we were very grateful to the construction companies who worked…


Victory for Chameleon at 2017 Derbyshire Times Business Awards

The multi-award winning Chameleon School of Construction are celebrating another accolade after winning the Inclusion category at the 2017 Derbyshire Times Business Awards last night (9 November). The prestigious event is held annually to recognise and celebrate the best of local business and commerce, so Chameleon School of Construction feel tremendously honoured to have won…