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Bricklaying (Level 2 City & Guilds Diploma) - Full-time

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Course outline

This course is perfect if you’ve already got an understanding of bricklaying and want to gain the right skills at the right level to begin your career in the trade.

You’ll learn the safe working practices that are vital for this industry, plus you’ll develop a good understanding of how to interpret building drawings, what quantities of materials are required and how to build to a plan. You’ll learn about cladding, forming masonry structures and about thin joint masonry.

You can expect lots of hands-on learning in a workshop environment at our dedicated construction centre.

You’ll cover theory as well as practical modules to build your awareness and understanding of the trade and how you can begin a career as a bricklayer. You’ll get lots of support from experienced tutors.

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Location Date

Location:

664 Nuthall Road
Basford
Nottingham
NG8 6AQ

Date:

Start: 8th September 2020

Course code: C000138 / Q000816

Qualification

Level 2 City & Guilds Diploma in Bricklaying

Duration

1 year

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 9–3 (A*–D), including English Language and Maths – one of English Language or Maths must be grade 9–4 (A*–C). Functional Skills Level 1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 3 (D) and Functional Skills Level 2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 4 (C) or above.

Assessment

Assessment will include a multiple choice paper, a practical assessment and an external online test.

Progression

Choose to follow with further study at college on our Level 3 Bricklaying course, onto an Apprenticeship as a bricklayer or perhaps further study in a different trade.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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