Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Trowel Occupations


We are the largest provider of apprenticeships in Buckinghamshire. Our experienced team of Trainer-Assessors works closely with apprentices and their employers, supporting you throughout your apprenticeship. We deliver this apprenticeship using the mixed delivery model. Students work full time in the workplace and attend college for a monthly evening workshop. Evening maths, English and ICT lessons may be required in addition to the workshops. We pride ourselves on our industry-standard facilities and the outstanding support we deliver for apprentices and employers.

Where can I study?

What will I learn?

This course will help to develop the skills that employers in industry are looking for such as technical and practical skills, problem solving, team working, communication and sustainability awareness in construction.

Example modules
Safe Working Practices in Construction
Building Methods and Construction Technology
Structural and Decorative Brickwork
Complex Masonry Structures

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. You will also be given your own assessor to help build and assess your portfolio.

Entry requirements

You will need an employer and be able to attend College one day a week.

Additional information

You will also study a qualification in Functional Skills in either, Maths, English or I.T.. 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, overalls and a basic writing and drawing set.


Upon successful completion, you may proceed onto a Foundation degree in a construction related field.

Career opportunities

You will be in a position to seek employment within the industry such as a Junior Site Manager.

Course Specification

Qualification type: Not applicable
Mode of study: Work Based
Start date: September
Course code: WBRICA320
Duration (weeks): To be confirmed

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

01296 588 595

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