Bricklaying (Construction) - CSkills Level 1 Diploma at East Durham College
The main focus of the level 1 programme is to develop practical tool skills and enhance basic underpinning knowledge of relevant industrial processes and techniques. These will be delivered in a workshop environment for practical sessions and classroom based for theory sessions. Also incorporated into the study programme will be functional skills (maths & English), tutorial, work experience, academic tutorial and relevant trips & guest visits.
The qualification consists of three core and five 'trade specific' units, including:
• Health and safety
• Technical information, quantities and communication
• Construction Technology
• Setting out basic masonry structures
• Mix construction materials
• Construct brick, block and cavity walling
A general interest in construction, to be working at entry level 3 for both maths and English.
The programme is assessed via online exams and practical test pieces for each unit.
If you have been a UK resident for the past 3 years and are under the age of 19 on the 31st August, you will not usually need to pay any course fees.
General site labourer or entry to an apprenticeship.
Successful completion of the level 1 programme will allow progression onto the Level 2 programme the following academic year.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact East Durham College directly.