Able Skills is an accredited training centre delivering approved industry qualifications. We're amongst the few providers who can offer you progressive training – taking you from novice to expert.
All our instructors are construction specific qualified, vastly experienced and work full time at Able Skills. Having full time dedicated staff allows us to run courses all of the time, in dedicated training areas.
We have flexible training programmes to fit in with just about every possible working scenario, and payment plans to suit everyone’s financial circumstances.
All of our Instructors are time served and construction specific qualified but each tutor has also achieved the required teaching and assessing awards. All of our Instructors work full time at Able Skills and only deliver the courses which they are qualified to do. We are very proud of the staff employed at Able Skills; please visit our staff page to see potentially who your instructor may be. Having full time dedicated staff allows us to run all of our courses all of the time in dedicated training areas.
We have 9 training centres and we do not share work areas with other trades.
Our training centre is situation in Dartford, Kent and is easily accessible by road (M25), rail and bus. Trains from London run every 30 minutes and the journey time is approximately 40 minutes.
In addition, we also have our own accommodation which is available on a room only basis and is located only 5 minutes from the Training Centre. The Accommodation is owned by Able Skills and will only ever be used by our students; the property also has a large car park so for any of our visitors who are considering driving to us, vehicles can be left there quite safely.
We are open 7 days every week including Bank Holidays (Excluding Christmas) from 8.30am until 6pm. We welcome visitors to our Centre at any time.
Fees & funding
Able Skills offer a 'Pay as you train' option on all courses and can additionally advise on adult funding options, such as the Government 24+ Advanced Learning Loans for instance.
How to enrol
Courses can be booked on our website or by calling 0808 100 3245