Brickwork Diploma Level 1 at City Skills Centre - Salford City College
This course is designed to help you develop the practical skills and knowledge required for a career in the building industry. The course is essential for those wanting to establish a career within construction as a bricklayer. In our approved training centre our highly-trained industry expert teachers provide you with the skills, knowledge and experience to become a bricklayer.
This course provides you with an insight into the construction industry. You will learn about safe working practice in construction and knowledge of construction technology.
You will learn how to work safely, understand quantities, building methods and technology, carry out structed and decorative and complex masonry structures.
You will learn about
- Block laying skills
- Bricklaying skills
- Cavity walling
- Basic masonary structures
You could go on to learn how to
- Interpret working drawings
- Build solid walling, isolate and attach piers
- Build cavity walling forming masonry structures
- Construct solid cavity walling
You will also learn employability skills. This diploma is widely recognised in the construction industry and could lead to a job as a bricklayer, working for a number of different companies and firms.
Advanced Level Progression after intermediate Level
Intermediate Level Progression after Foundation Level
Foundation Level E/Fs or 1/2s at GCSE
The course will be assessed through practical projects, plus a portfolio of evidence and online examinations
Full time courses are free to 16-18 year olds who are EU citizens
On completion of the course you can go directly into employment or progress to further training such as an Apprenticeship, NVQs or higher level construction qualifications in supervision and management
You will need a mentor who ensures that your training fits your requirements and offers the skills needed for the job
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.