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Our construction industry courses are focused on construction marketing or construction sales challenges. Training is run by experienced construction professionals sharing their sales and marketing expertise, knowledge and practical advice. Our construction courses are certified by the Construction CPD Certification Service.


Our training topics include:

Our construction training is delivered in a number of ways:

In-house courses

20120320-WKO Ecobuild 2012-06609Held at your premises and tailored to your needs, drawing on material from our range of standard programmes.

A cost effective means of providing your team with sales and marketing training specific to the construction market

Courses are run in a relaxed environment, questions and discussion is encouraged

Whether new to the construction industry or experienced there is always something to gain from these programmes

Open training courses

ca-effec-spec-thumbEach course lasts one day.

  • Ideal for companies with just one or two people requiring sales and marketing training specific to construction



Online training

WebinarIn the form of one hour webinars, drawing on material from our standard programmes, as well as topical construction sales and marketing subjects that reference our construction research findings.

Easy access training in bite size sessions.

Affordable and without the need to travel.


Why train with Competitive Advantage?

While there are many training providers, very few have a construction focus.

Because we are constantly researching the market and participating in industry groups, we have a good understanding of what drives industry decision makers – this is included in our seminar material, with established theory, supported by practical experience.

“The team got a lot out of the training and the market understanding has significantly increased. This was one of the best trainings for specific markets that I have ever attended!”
Michael Sauter, Commercial Leader, Allegion

“I have talked to a number of my team and all said that they found the 2 days enormously helpful and that they learned a lot. The notes are incredibly comprehensive and have already been referred to during inter-departmental meetings.”

Maria Simmonds – Managing Director – Lorient Polyproducts Ltd

“The course was first class. I can share with you that one of our sales reps has used a new strategy learned from the course, resulting in the success of arranging a CPD with a major architect practice that we have not been able to get into before!”

“I found Chris really knowledgeable and he gave good examples from his personal experiences. The training provided very useful tools to help me improve and help improve my internal support. Makes me think more about what I can do and how to use my time more effectively.”
Scott Leeder – Director of Sales – Glazing Vision

“Venue was lovely, great access to tea and coffee. Lunch was lovely and very professional”

“Overall an eye opener, very interesting, a lot to take in but simplified by the presenter”

Further Information

Why choose us? Read more about our credentials.

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Meet the team at Competitive Advantage


Further reading

Browse our market research reports, available to purchase online

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