2015 Construction Challenge

The 2015 Construction Challenge was held on Thursday 12th March, in conjunction with Central College Nottingham (CCN) and CITB.

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Over 30 students from 4 local schools (Carlton-le-Willows, Emmanuel, Rushcliffe and Toothill) took part, undertaking a variety of bricklaying, electrical, joinery, painting and plastering tasks under the guidance of CCN staff, during the morning.

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In the afternoon the competition took place and performances were judged by the CCN staff. The winners were: –

  • Bricklaying – James Tillyard of Toothill School

  • Electrical – Daniel Wainwright of Carlton Le Willows School

  • Joinery – James Tarrall of Carlton Le Willows School

  • Painting & Decorating –  Charlie Wilkinson Pacey of Toothill School

  • Plastering –  Aaron Marks of Rushcliffe Academy

The winners each received a trophy and a £25 tool voucher from local builders merchants John A Stephens.

The runners up and third places each received tools etc. that had been donated by Jewson, Protrade, Festool, Husqvarna, Leica, Milwaukee and Paslode.

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The Overall Winning School was Emmanuel School who received a trophy and a £50 tool voucher from John A Stephens.

 

 

We would like to thank Protrade for organising an exhibition of construction tools and equipment and to Festool, Husqvarna, Leica, Milwaukee and Paslode for demonstrating them to students, staff and visitors.