This bricklaying course is for you if you want to learn the basic skills required in this specialist trade to enable you to seek a job in the industry. At this level, you do not need experience, just enthusiasm and commitment to learn and undertake a range of small projects.
What will I learn?
This course will help to develop the skills employers in industry are looking for such as technical and practical skills, problem solving, team working and communication.
- Safe Working Practices in Construction
- Basic Bricklaying
- Building Methods and Construction Technology
- Basic Masonary 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.
To join this course, you will need GCSEs at grade 3 (D) or above in both English and Maths.
You should be able to demonstrate an interest in the subject. Entry is also subject to an interview, basic skills screening and initial assessment.
Progression & Career Opportunities
Upon successful completion, you may proceed onto the Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying if you have GCSE 4 (C) in both English and Maths. You will be able to find full employment in the bricklaying industry.
A course contribution fee of £50.00 will apply. You will have to supply your own safety boots and overalls.