This course is designed for persons aged 16+. This qualification will allow you to develop your skills further as a bricklayer and teach you construction technologies.

The entry requirements for this course are:

  • 4 GCSEs at Grade 3(D) or above including English and Maths or Progression from a Level 1 Diploma in Brickwork course
  • You will be required to attend an informal interview which may include completing an assessment based on your prior qualifications

This course consists of the following modules:

  • Health and safety / tool identification. Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • Handle and store materials
  • Setting out
  • Constructing walling detail
  • Health and safety
  • How to handle equipment and build brick/block and cavity walls

You will be assessed via:

  • Observation of your practical work by a Qualified Assessor
  • Your industry knowledge will be assessed by short question papers, which will take place throughout your programme of study
  • You will be required to pass two multiple-choice external online examinations
  • Your Personal Tutor will prepare and support you for all assessments and online exams

This course will lead to progression onto the Level 3 Diploma. You could also consider going straight into employment as some of our current students have been successful in obtaining work in the trade or an Apprenticeship.

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