Level 1 Brickwork
Type: Vocational
Entry Requirements: You should be aiming for at least 3 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including English Language and/or Mathematics OR a relevant Level 1 Diploma and GCSE English Language and/or Mathematics at Grade 3 or above. If you don’t quite achieve the entry criteria though don’t worry, we can discuss your options.
Start Date: Sep 2023
Course Overview

This bricklaying course enables you to kick-start your career within the Construction industry, an industry which offers a lot of opportunity and growth. Our expert team will help develop your knowledge and awareness of brickwork, as well as enabling you to build a range of skills and techniques essential for successful performance in the construction sector.

What will I learn?

• Typically, this course covers the essential, basic aspects of bricklaying such as half brick walling, solid walling, cavity walling, mixing of materials and setting out a basic structure.
• Units include health, safety and welfare in construction, knowledge of technical information and construction technology, constructing block, brick and cavity walling, setting out basic structures and mixing construction materials.

How will the course be assessed?

• You will be assessed via internal and external assessments. • With a state-of-the-art workshop, industry standard tools and top of the range equipment, you will be hard pressed to find a better place to kick-start a career within construction.

Materials and other information

• As a bricklaying student, you can not only expect the highest quality of training from industry experts on industry standard equipment, but also a wide range of exciting opportunities to enhance your learning experience. • You will be helped in tailoring your study programme, through work experience placements, trips, guest speakers, and more. • You will have the opportunity to take part in regional and national trade competitions.

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