Leeds College of Building

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Leeds College of Building
Leeds College of Building (logo).png
Established 1960
Type Further Education College
Principal Ian Billyard
Location North Street
West Yorkshire
England Coordinates: 53°48′11″N 1°32′07″W / 53.802950°N 1.535220°W / 53.802950; -1.535220
Students 5,600
Website www.lcb.ac.uk

Leeds College of Building in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, is the only college in the UK which specialises in the construction industry. It was established in 1960 and currently has about 5,600 students, 11% of whom are full-time. The whole college has Centre of Vocational Excellence status.

Courses offered[edit]

College building on North Street

The college offers courses in:

  • Architecture
  • Brickwork
  • Carpentry & Joinery
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Electrical Installation
  • Engineering
  • Furniture Manufacture
  • Gas Installation
  • Health & Safety
  • Heating and Ventilation
  • Information Technology
  • Management
  • Painting & Decorating
  • Plastering/Dry Lining
  • Plumbing
  • Roofing
  • Security & Maintenance
  • Shop Fitting
  • Signmaking
  • Surveying
  • Wall & Floor Tiling
  • Wood Machining

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