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Level 2 Diploma in Brickwork at Henley College Coventry

Course description

If you have already completed a first year training course in bricklaying, this Level 2 qualification will allow you to progress onto the next stage. It is suitable for college-based students as well as those on apprenticeship schemes working towards NVQ Level 2. The NVQ Level 2 course will run over 2 years.

The course is designed to help you progress your training within a practical environment that also includes written assignments.

Our expert tutors, who’ll expect you to be self-motivated and keen to achieve, will teach you subjects including:

  • Health and Safety
  • Building Methods and Construction Technology
  • Interpreting Working drawings to Set Out Masonry Structures
  • Thin Joint Masonry and Masonry Cladding
  • Building Solid Walling, Isolated and Attached Piers
  • Cavity Walling forming Masonry Structures

There’ll be a mix of hands-on work and written projects, followed by practical synoptic tests and a theory online test for each unit.

With this course you’ll be taking an important step forward in the next stage of your career as a bricklayer in the construction industry and gaining the talents employers are keen to employ.

This course is a Study Programme which consists of:

  • Vocational Qualification
  • Work Experience
  • Tutorial
  • Maths*
  • English*

* If you have not already achieved a GCSE pass at grade C or above in English and Maths (New grades = Grade 5 or above) you will study Maths and/ or English as an integral part of your college programme.

You will require PPE (personal protective equipment) in order to start your course. You’ll need steel toe cap boots and a hi vis top.

Grading for GCSE English language, English literature and maths is changing from 2017, with other subjects following suit from 2018. 

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at Grade 3 (D in the old grading structure) or above including one in English or maths, or

Brickwork Level 1 qualification with GCSE/Level 1 in English & maths

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 13 October 2017
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