Early Careers Resources
We are keen to encourage children to consider a career in our industry. We think it’s an exciting and varied industry with so many career options. Below are our suggestions for free software that will give you a flavour of what our industry is about. These are great learning tools for children, parents and teachers to use at home and cover a wide range of subjects; maths, language, science, technology and much more.
Go Construct - STEAM
Go Construct | EDUCATE is a series of contextual learning projects which fully align with the New Curriculum for Wales. This interactive PDF will allow you to access all lesson plans and delivery presentations.
Free your mind with this creative, free software where you can design something in 1d and turn it into 3d by using your own computer, laptop or whatever you have at home (with internet connection of course). Go create!
Building with Minecraft
Minecraft: Education Edition is an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive environment where the only limit is your imagination. All you need is a Microsoft account which can be opened in seconds! A great learning tool it covers a whole range of educational subjects including maths, visual art, language, history. Great for parents to engage with their children on a construction project at home!
Construction Manager is an educational game aimed at increasing awareness of careers in the Construction Industry. Learning should be fun. Construction Manager engages learners in a way that provides them with the opportunity to apply new knowledge and skills whilst receiving real-time feedback. Suitable for Apple iPad and iPhone users!