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Bricklaying Level 3 Diploma at Blackburn College

Course description

The Level 3 Diploma in Brickwork is designed to develop the skills and knowledge of people, enabling them to work in the industry in their chosen craft. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the tests are based on the learner demonstrating what they can do as an individual through the completion of all the requirements of the qualification.

Course content

The qualification comprises:

  • General core units
  • Occupational specific units
  • Practical assignment
  • Written assignments
  • Online testing of knowledge

Entry requirements

You will need GCSE Grade D in Maths, English and the successful completion of Diploma Level 2 Brickwork or equivalent.


These will consist of individual unit multi-choice tests and a summative end exam which again will be multi-choice. Practical skills will be assessed on a continual basis with two final test pieces set by CAA.

Future opportunities

Employment in the industry should be the natural progression. In conjunction with a BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment, this course could lead to a professional career in Construction.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blackburn College directly.

Last updated date: 11 February 2016
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