Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying


This bricklaying course is ideal if you are preparing to work in the industry or are already employed and need a recognised industry qualification. This course will help you to develop your existing skills and knowledge and introduce you to more advanced techniques.

Where can I study?

What will I learn?

You will develop the skills employers in industry are looking for such as technical and practical skills, problem solving, team working and communication.

Example modules
Building Methods and Construction Technology
Thin Joint Masonry and Masonry Cladding
Solid Walling
Isolated and Attached Piers

How will I be assessed?

Progress and achievement is recorded throughout the year via practical assessments, theory assessments, external tests and a practical synoptic assignment.

Entry requirements

3 GCSEs at D or above, one of which must be English or Maths. Or a full Level 1 qualification at Merit grade or above.

Additional information

A course contribution fee of £50.00 will apply, this contributes towards an external trade-related trip, course textbook and course administration. You will have to supply your own safety boots and overalls.


Upon successful completion, you may proceed onto the Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying.

Career opportunities

You will be able to find full employment in the bricklaying industry.

Costs & funding

This course is fully funded for students who are 16-18 years of age.

Course Specification

Qualification type: Level 2
Mode of study: Classroom Based
Start date: September
Course code: FBRICL2DP
Duration (weeks): 36

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Help with fees may be available depending on your personal circumstances. More information

Fees for 2018/19 are yet to be confirmed. Please contact Admissions for further information 

01296 588 595

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