News & Events


Chesterfield Centre

Chameleon School of Construction are pleased to announce we are opening up a new centre in Chesterfield. This centre will focus on construction courses in: – Plastering, Building Maintenance and Brick. Plastering Level 1 Diploma Plastering Level 2 Diploma We can also help employers facilitate apprenticeships in the above areas. Location – Unit 2 Magnet Business…


CSCS Level 1 Health and Safety Course for the 19+ Unemployed

What is CSCS? Construction Skills Certification Scheme CSCS is the leading skills certification scheme within the UK construction industry. CSCS cards provide proof that individuals working on construction sites have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out. The Scheme keeps a database of people working in construction who have achieved, or…


Chameleon School of Construction is Going to Ghana!

In May, a team of 15 Burton Albion Community Trust volunteers (including Angie and Jason) are visiting a rural area of Ghana to spend 10 days volunteering with two NGO schools. The trip supports the African Adventures’ annual Community Development Pledge, which supports and invests in the projects and areas volunteers visit. At the same…


New Chesterfield Leaflets

Very excited to have our new Chesterfield Leaflets published. Take a Look! Chesterfield is our new exciting adventure that will open in September! Chameleon has been a great success here in Swadlincote and Burton and we have help so many young people gain qualifications and experience to help them progress into their chosen trade. We cant…


NEW – Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 Changes

Changes to safety regs: Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 What’s happening? The previous 2007 CDM Regulations are being replaced to make it easier for everyone involved to understand what they need to do the job safely. Small and medium size construction businesses will have to make a plan and manage health and safety when…


March Newsletter

Newsletter Check out our new Newsletter for March, we like to keep you up to date on What’s happening at Chameleon!! Click on the link to see!!


People of Chesterfield We Need Your Opinions!

Chameleon School of Construction has been a huge success in South Derbyshire and Staffordshire. The small, friendly centres offer a range of construction qualifications to all ages 14-16 school pupils, school leavers, adults and the unemployed.  The centres are very much workshop rather than classroom orientated and include real work experience. Chameleon is now looking to…


April 2015 Open Day

Chameleon School of Construction will be having two open days for our Swadlincote and Burton Centres. SWADLINCOTE – 21st April BURTON – 22nd April From 1pm – 6pm   Practical sessions will be running all day.