Apprentice Builder

Since its launch in 2011, Apprentice Builder (AB) has quickly become established as the number one magazine for the next generation of tradespeople. Reviews of the latest tools and equipment are complemented by practical advice on building products, problem solving features, careers advice and details of all the latest industry trends and technologies. Not only that but there’s a host of great giveaways and competitions in every issue.

Three times a year, 25,000 copies are directly distributed to 240 construction colleges nationwide, with each issue coinciding with the start of an academic term. Whether it’s carpentry, painting and decorating, plastering, bricklaying or roofing, apprentices will find editorial content that is specifically tailored to their needs whilst manufacturers are provided with a unique opportunity to showcase their products to the builders of the future.

To find out more about advertising opportunities and getting your message in front of the next generation of tradespeople, get in touch today.

The Team

Lee Jones

Appointed as editor of Apprentice Builder in 2013, and bringing nearly a decade of experience in b2b journalism, Lee is well placed to deliver high quality features and up-to-the-minute advice for young tradespeople. Lee has the added advantage of having worked for several years on building sites in the UK, lending him unrivalled insight, reflected in his continued ability to get to the heart of the issues that really matter to Britain’s newest builders. Lee joined Hamerville in 2004 as an editorial assistant, before joining the group’s flagship title Professional Builder in 2007 as its Deputy Editor and is also the Editor of Construction Plant News.

Advertisement Manager
Marcus Hooper