Options Skills Purley opened in 2018 and offers our full range of plumbing, electrical, gas-safe and other training courses.

Based in the heart of South London, we deliver trades training courses to those from the capital and beyond. We’ve developed a high-quality training facility designed to assist current tradespeople as well as self-starters in developing their careers.

With fully-equipped workshops, classrooms and assessment suites, we provide practical and theory training in gas, electrics, plumbing, as well as gas-safe, heat pumps and other renewables to students in Purley and South London.

Our training teams have years of experience working in the trades and teaching them, so you can be sure you’re getting high-quality training from tutors who care.

Options Skills Purley is in South London, allowing students from all over the capital and beyond to train with us.

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Develop and Grow With A New Trade Skill

Based in South London, our Purley is a purpose-driven site for self-development and training. Our workshops, classrooms, and custom training facilities are designed to help you learn and develop your skills, opening doors for opportunities to become a self-employed tradesperson.

Our courses are kept current with the latest regulations and feature a wealth of knowledge that goes beyond the bare minimum. This detail sets us apart and makes a training course with Options Skills ideal for school leavers and career changers looking to make a start in trades as well as experienced tradespeople who want to add to their CVs.

To help our South London students achieve their goals; our plumbing, electrical and gas-safe training courses can be completed part-time or full-time, allowing you to flex your training with existing commitments.

Gas Courses

Accredited gas & heating training courses designed to provide trainees with the skills and knowledge they need to join the Gas Safe Register and launch a career in the heating industry.

Launch a future-proof career through our New Entrant Domestic Gas Training Course.

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Electrician Courses

Our comprehensive electrical course combines domestic and commercial training with EV charging, providing students with all they need to start a new career in the electrical industry and open new doors to success.

Become an approved electrician with our NVQ Level 3 Electrical Training Course.

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Heat Pump Courses

We deliver a wide range of plumbing, renewables and electrical courses that enable existing tradespeople to update existing qualifications or upskill within the trades industry. Heat pumps are a popular choice with more homes and businesses looking for alternative heating sources.

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How To Find Options Skills Purley

Options Skills Purley is located on Fairbairn Close in South London. A short walk from Purley and Reedham train stations and numerous bus routes, we’re ideally located for anyone reaching us via public transport. This makes our programmes accessible to students from boroughs surrounding the centre including Croydon, Bromley, Sutton, Lambeth and Wandsworth.

If you’re coming by car, plenty of private parking is available on-site.

We welcome anyone interested in training with us in Purley to visit the centre. During your visit, you’ll have a chance to look around our facilities, speak to our training team and see the courses in action.

If you cannot visit or would like a look around the centre sooner, you can view our virtual centre tour.

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