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Bricklaying Level 3 at East Kent College

Course description

Perfect if you want to further develop your skills within the bricklaying industry.

Course content

Broadstairs Campus

You’ll learn how to set out work areas, preparing mortars, laying bricks, doing decorative brickwork and building masonry structures.

You can look forward to the chance to take part in inter-college skills competitions at local and national level and be involved in a variety of community-based projects.

Folkestone Campus

You’ll learn how to set out work areas, preparing mortars, laying bricks, decorative brickwork and building masonry structures.

You can look forward to the chance to take part in inter-college skills competitions at local and national level and be involved in a variety of community-based projects.

This Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

 

 

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of five GCSEs at C grades or equivalent, including maths and English. Students may be able to progress from Level 2 vocationally related programmes.

Assessment

You will learn through practical sessions in our workshop environments and assessment will be through practical demonstrations, written work and online tests.

Financial information

Additional expenses to consider:Trip, Hard hat and High-Visual vest, approx. £45

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

If you are aged 24 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit www.24plusmicrosite.com/eligible-tool. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail broadstairs@eastkent.ac.uk)

Folkestone Campus – 01303 858300 (or email folkestone@eastkent.ac.uk)

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time

Future opportunities

On successful completion you could move on to one of our HNC study programmes, seek employment or a higher apprenticeship within the construction industry.

Further information

Please Contact - Student Support Services on 01843 605062, e-mail: support.services@eastkent.ac.uk

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 08 January 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year(s)
  • Course code: 200613/1/1
  • Web url: www.eastkent.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 3

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    • East Kent College's Broadstairs campus is  located on the Isle of Thanet in Broadstairs, Kent on the southeast coast of the United Kingdom.

      We offer an outstanding range of college Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.
       
      The Broadstairs campus is located on Ramsgate Road, and over the last three years over £25m has been invested in new facilities which include a Centre for Environmental Technologies, a centre for Creative Industries and a unique-4 Star Training hotel.
       
      East Kent College is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.