Bricklaying - Skills for Work (Level 2)
This 2 year course is designed to equip you with the skills to pursue a lifelong career in Bricklaying.
Course Code: 71480
Duration: 48 Weeks
Bricklayers build and repair walls, chimney stacks, tunnel linings and decorative stonework. They may also refurbish brickwork and masonry on restoration projects.
This course will give you the skills necessary to start working in the Bricklaying sector, your main qualification will be a Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying.
Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying
Mandatory Modules may include:
- Safe working practices
- Information, quantities and communicating
- Building methods and construction technology
- Interpret working drawings to set out masonry structures
- Solid walling. isolated and attached piers
- Cavity walling forming masonry structures
- Solid and cavity walling
You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT if you do not have a GCSE grade C in English, Maths or IT.
You will also work towards a Personal Development qualification and will be involved in a range of activities, designed to improve employability.
5 GCSEs including at least Grade F in English and Maths. However to help you succeed on the course it is preferable if you have a minimum of Grade D in Maths and English.
Applicants will be required to attend for interview and undertake a skills test before entry to the course can be guaranteed.
If you have just completed your GCSEs Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.Explore Further Education
Bricklaying - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2)
This Level 2 course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in Bricklaying
Bricklaying - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)
This 2 year course is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge to further develop a career in Bricklaying. 1-2 Days a week will be spent in college and 2-3 days will be spent on site with an employer.
Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying
You will attend the college 1day per week over a 2 year period. This course provides the skills and underpinning knowledge you will need to become recognised as a bricklayer.