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Bricklaying Level 2 Diploma at Heart of Worcestershire College

Course description

Are you considering a career in the world of construction? Could you see yourself building your own house or the next great landmark? Do you enjoy working with your hands and as part of a team? If the answer is yes, then this course could be your next step up the construction career ladder. 

Our Diploma in Bricklaying, Level 2, builds on the knowledge and key skills that you have learnt at Level 1 to offer you a deeper insight into the craft of bricklaying. 

Our course balances theory with some great hands-on experience. In our specially designed workshops you will learn how to build solid walling, cavity walling, thin joint masonry, cladding, and isolated and attached piers. You will look a variety of other building methods and construction techniques in much more detail than at Level 1. 

You will also learn and apply safe working practices, and begin to interpret working drawings for masonry structures. The Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying is an ideal progression from Level 1 Construction Diploma Brickwork. The Level 2 qualification builds on the knowledge and key skills that you have already developed in the Level 1. It offers you a deeper insight into the craft of bricklaying and will give you all the skills you need to become fully qualified and ready to enter the world of paid employment. 

Entry requirements

To apply for this course you will need a Level 1 Construction Diploma Brickwork, and be genuinely interested in the construction industry.

Assessment

You will be assessed on an ongoing basis through online tests, multiple choice questions, workbook completion and practical tasks.

Future opportunities

Your Level 2 Construction Diploma Bricklaying will fully qualify you for work, however you may wish to progress onto a Level 3 to become highly qualified, or apply to become an apprentice.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Heart of Worcestershire College directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2016

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    • Eden Cafe

      Our campus cafe is a great place to grab a bite to eat and catch up with your friends. With fresh, healthy and delicious meals served at reasonable prices why go anywhere else! And for those 11am slumps why not treat yourself to a Costa Coffee? Located on campus there is no need to venture down to the high street. It’s the ideal place to relax and rehydrate during your study breaks class.

      Alliance House

      Alliance House is the College’s centre for construction in Redditch. Subjects taught at Alliance House include bricklaying, carpentry and joinery, site carpentry, bench joinery, multi-trade construction operations, plastering, plumbing and painting and decorating. The building is equipped with purpose built working environments allowing you to develop real-life working skills to prepare you for life after college.

      Osprey House

      Located on Albert Street, Osprey House is the College’s central office. It is also home to the College’s higher education and professional courses. Our excellent range of higher education and professional courses provide you with the skills, knowledge and support to progress in your future career.