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Bricklaying Construction Diploma - Level 2 at Vision West Nottinghamshire College

Course description

This course acts as a route towards gaining a full NVQ at Level 2, but without the required work experience. You will study safe working practices, masonry, walling techniques and interpreting working drawings to set out masonry structures.

Course content

Units include:

  • Safe working practices
  • Thin joint masonry
  • Masonry cladding
  • Building solid walling
  • Cavity walling
  • Interpreting working drawings to set out masonry structures.


You will be assessed through the following methods:

  • Online tests
  • Practical assessment
  • Theory tests
  • Health and safety test

Future opportunities

This course will give you a qualification that will allow you to apply for roles in a construction setting.


What can I go on to study?
  • Level 3 Construction Diploma (after gaining employment)
  • Upgrade to the NVQ Level 2 with additional work-based evidence

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Vision West Nottinghamshire College directly.

Last updated date: 13 December 2016

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