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Construction - Apprenticeship in Bricklaying level 2 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

The course covers the following college training:

• Safe working practices

• Information, quantities and communicating with others

• Building methods and construction technology

• Setting out masonry structures

• Constructing solid walling incorporating isolated and attached piers

• Constructing cavity walling forming masonry structures

• Constructing masonry cladding

• Maths and English at level one unless previously achieved


You must also be able to prove competency in the workplace on the following:

• Conforming to health, safety and welfare in the workplace

• Conforming to productive work practices

• Moving, handling and storing resources

• Erecting masonry structures

• Setting out masonry structures

• Placing and Finishing non-specialist concrete 

Steel toe capped boots and safety glasses are required.

Entry requirements

A minimum of GCSE English and maths, one at 2 or above and one at 1 or above or equivalent or a L1 relevant vocational qualification plus secured employment.


• Continuous assessment

• Multiple choice online exam at the end of each unit

• Observation

• Professional discussion

• Testimonies

Future opportunities

Level 3 Apprenticeship in Bricklaying.

Further information

Contact the college, tel: 01484 437070 or email:

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: 02 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years


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