Welcome to ACE Training.

ACE Training is a specialist construction training centre based in Kidlington, Oxfordshire.

We provide quality pre-apprenticeship programmes and Apprentice training in Brickwork, Bench Joinery, Construction Operations (Groundworks), Maintenance Operations and Site Carpentry as well as introductory and part-time courses, OSAT and schools programmes.

We run roll-on/roll-off programmes and offer flexible start dates so you can begin training with ACE at any point during the year.

The college is proud to have outstanding outcomes for Apprentice learners, with one of the top success rates in the region according to Ofsted.

Apprenticeship grants and incentives for employers, whereby the employer receives a contribution towards costs of employing an apprentice, are currently available. Please ask for details of current Apprenticeship Incentive payments as well as the CITB Employer grants.

Begin your journey to a trade for life, from the moment you start training with ACE you are on your way to a career in construction.

ACE Training offer

Fully or part-funded Apprenticeship training for all ages

Highly qualified tutors teaching in small groups

Hands on workshop based learning

Access to high quality training tools and materials

Help with meeting employers through monthly ‘Apprentice Hiring Fairs’ and application/interview support

Qualifications recognised and valued by industry

Explore our courses


A traditional trade in great demand

Site Carpentry

A varied and interesting trade much in demand around the world

Maintenance Operations

Get practical skills across multiple trades and develop all round construction knowledge

Private Courses

Short or part-time courses designed to help candidates get a feel for construction, or upskill those who are already working in the industry.

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