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Bricklaying Level 3 at East Kent College

Course description

Perfect if you want to further develop your skills within the bricklaying industry.

Course content

You’ll learn how to set out work areas, preparing mortars, laying bricks, decorative brickwork and building masonry structures.

You can look forward to the chance to take part in inter-college skills competitions at local and national level and be involved in a variety of community-based projects.

Your Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Entry requirements

4 Cs or 4s and a relevant full level 2.


You will learn through practical sessions in our workshop environments and assessment will be through practical demonstrations, written work and online tests.

Financial information

Additional expenses to consider:
Trip, Hard hat and High-Visual vest, approx. £45

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

If you are aged 19 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail
Folkestone Campus – 01303 858300 (or email 

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

On successful completion you could move on to one of our HNC study programmes, seek employment or a higher apprenticeship within the construction industry.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 15 February 2018
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