Brickwork Diploma Level 3 at Sunderland College
This course is for anyone who wishes to build on their level 2 qualification and work as a bricklayer. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the test(s) are based on what you can do as an individual through the completion of all the requirements of the qualification.
You will learn about different decorative techniques in brickwork as well as the following:
- General core units;
Unit 301/701 Principles of building construction, information and communication
Unit 201/601 Health, safety and welfare in construction
- Occupation specific units;
Unit 302 Repair and maintain masonry structures
Unit 303 Constructing radial and battered brickwork
Unit 304 Carrying out decorative and reinforced brickwork
Unit 305 Constructing fireplaces and chimneys
- Practical assessments
- Online/paper-based testing of knowledge
Functional Skills in maths and English are also integrated into the course
- Study programme
You will need to have completed a Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying or brickwork.
You will learn through a variety of methods including: classroom teaching / craft workshop activities / library and learning resource centre work / information technology activities / tutorials / directed work with other students/ directed study in the learning centre.
Upon completion of the level 3 you could advance onto a BTEC or HNC with view to move forward on to a HND or you could apply for an apprenticeship in your chosen trade.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sunderland College directly.