Somax Construction Training Centre


The SOMAX Construction Training Centre, operated in conjunction with our partners Weston College, offers a comprehensive portfolio of CISRS scaffolding training and construction-related qualifications. Our excellent facility is ideally located in the heart of the West of England and attracts learners from a wide geographical area due to excellent motorway network access and extensive regional public transport links.

Locking Head Drove
Off Churchland Way
West Wick
Weston-super-Mare, BS24 7NA

The SOMAX centre is accessible by road, train or bus. Our nearest train stations are at Worle (a short taxi ride or a 25-minute walk away) and Weston-super-Mare, which is approximately 4 miles away.

Travelling by car - From the North/South (via the M5)

Leave the M5 at Junction 21 and take the A370, signed for Weston-super-Mare. Stay in the right hand lane. In approximately 0.75 miles take the first exit (left) at the roundabout onto Churchland Way. In approximately 0.25 miles, turn right onto Locking Head Drove (a country road). In approximately 0.5 miles, you will reach a 'T' Junction and the SOMAX Construction Training Centrewill be directly in front of you.

Travelling by Train - The nearest Station is Worle (25 minute walk)

Travelling by Bus - from WSM Station or the Health Centre near Worle Station, take the X2 Excel to the Ivy Cottage Stop (5 minute walk).




  • Onsite Parking
  • CSCS Testing
  • Indoor Practical Area
  • Classrooms
  • Local Shops
  • Local Hotels