(British Association of Construction Heads)

BACH focuses on enabling and empowering the Construction Heads within Further and Higher Education to achieve the very best outcomes for their students and colleges.  In its  30 years years BACH has gone from strength to strength and now has an enviable tradition of delivering excellent CPD and networking opportunities with conference content driven by your peers.

 BACH is run for and by its members as a Not for Profit association.

  • Termly meetings in your area with your peers from construction colleges
  • Autumn Development Day with CPD
  • Spring Conference cover Hot Topics that concern Construction Heads
  • Representation and cooperation with associated bodies
  • Excellent links to Ofsted and assistance for Ofsted ‘readiness’
  • Portfolio of best practice case studies

BACH members now manage over 90% of the Learners studying the construction curriculum and includes membership of 80% of the Colleges offering the Construction curriculum in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Colleges and appropriate organisations who are passionate about quality and standards in construction education and training.  Click HERE for details about membership.

BACH conference sharing of ideas

BACH conference sharing of ideas


Wednesday 16 November 2016  Autumn Professional Development Day

Top industry speakers providing relevant information and discussion for FE Construction Heads.

Sunday 12 to Tuesday 14 March 2017 Spring Conference, Norwich

This 2 day event will have highly relevant speakers, topical workshops and dinners.  All providing lots of networking opportunities with members, guests and exhibitors.

For more information or to register an interest please email

Sponsorship opportunities available