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Bricklaying Diploma Level 1 CSkill at Barking and Dagenham College

Course description

There is a saying - "a good bricklayer is never out of work". You will gain the skills to become a good bricklayer. Good bricklayers make good money. Bricklayers build new houses and repair old ones. As a trained bricklayer you could work on housing sites, city developments, domestic extensions and conservatories, new work, conversions or repairs. You might want the security of site work or possibly branch out on your own, become self employed and start your own business. On the Diploma course, along with developing your practical skills you will learn a variety of subjects including - * brickwork, blockwork, brick bonds * how to read building drawings * technical drawing * foundations, * calculating materials * estimating * communications in construction

Course content

There is a saying - "a good bricklayer is never out of work". You will gain the skills to become a good bricklayer. Good bricklayers make good money. Bricklayers build new houses and repair old ones. As a trained bricklayer you could work on housing sites, city developments, domestic extensions and conservatories, new work, conversions or repairs. You might want the security of site work or possibly branch out on your own, become self employed and start your own business. On the Diploma course, along with developing your practical skills you will learn a variety of subjects including - * brickwork, blockwork, brick bonds * how to read building drawings * technical drawing * foundations, * calculating materials * estimating * communications in construction

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barking and Dagenham College directly.

Last updated date: 10 February 2016
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  • Start date: Next September

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