Building Confidence in Construction

What we do

We offer SVQ and Modern Apprenticeship (MA) training in Construction. We have two delivery models and you can choose to either attend developmental workshops or to work 1:1 with your Assessor. Our Assessors and candidate support team will make it as simple as we can for you to achieve your qualification quickly.  Scottish MA funding supports our work making it cost free for you.

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Developmental workshop programme

  • Bespoke toolkit workbook that covers 50%+ of the qualification 
  • e-Portfolio with resources and templates  
  • A series of half or full day workshops  
  • Onsite visit and 1:1 sessions with your Assessor 

1:1 programme

  • Bespoke toolkit workbook that covers 50%+ of the qualification 
  • e-Portfolio with resources and templates  
  • Onsite visit 
  • 1:1 sessions with your Assessor 

Supportive group-learning environment where they can share knowledge and ideas (workshop only) 

Gain a recognised construction SVQ – route to CSCS cards and CIOB membership 

Fully supported programme with a dedicated Candidate support team 

CITB Achievement Grant upon completion 

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If you are interested, or would like to know more, contact us

We are offering a £50 Amazon gift card to anyone who refers a supervisor level colleague or associate who goes on to complete an SVQ Level 3.

(T&C apply)

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Our Partners

Skills Development Scotland SDS
Championing the Living Wage in Scotland
4 Day A week employer
Some Fun Facts about Esteem

In Numbers

2000 +
VQs delivered in the last 5yrs
35 +
Years we've been established
92 %
Candidate achievement rate
69 %
Repeat business

Employee Owned

We transitioned to employee ownership in March 2022 as the crowning achievement of our 35th anniversary year.


We operate a 4 day week

We introduced a four-day working week in June 2020, with no reduction in salary. We close the business on Wednesdays, giving our employees a day back to spend as they wish.



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Our Work in Detail

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Proud to work with

Our Clients

Skills Development Scotland funded places are available on upcoming Modern Apprenticeship SVQ Level 3 and 4 programmes. Sign up now!

“Nobody is perfect but a team can be” Meredith Belbin

Meet the Team

Martina Hofner

Operations Director

Andy Findlater

Andy Findlater

Business Development Manager

Debbie Knights

Debbie Knights

Quality Manager

Ian Grigg

Ian Grigg

Finance Director

Meet the rest of our team



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We are committed to diversity and inclusion – click here to find out more

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