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Bricklaying Diploma Level 2 at West Suffolk College

Course description

This Level 2 bricklaying qualification has been developed by City & Guilds which is recognised as one of the top awarding bodies throughout the country. It is a comprehensive programme of theory and practical work leading to employment within the construction industry.


Course content

The Bricklaying Diplomas provide an excellent start for anyone wishing to seek employment and gain skills in bricklaying. Bricklaying is a valuable and highly skilled craft and one of the cornerstones of the construction industry. All lecturers and instructors are highly experienced in the construction industry and in delivering bricklaying courses to students of all levels.

West Suffolk College has an excellent track record in delivering quality training and skills required by the industry in well-equipped workshops and classrooms.

Any student aged 16 to 19 who does not hold a GCSE A* to C (9 to 4 on the new grading structure) or equivalent qualifications in Maths and English by age 16 will need to continue to study these subjects in each academic year.

Entry requirements

Successful completion of the Progression to Bricklaying course.


City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma

Future opportunities

After successful completion of the Level 2 course students can progress onto the Level 3 Bricklaying Diploma where craft theory and practical skills finishes. Higher education on technical courses is also available to the student after completion of the Level 3 course.

Further information

All students will need to provide their own stationery and protective footwear (steel toe-capped boots).


How to apply

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

Last updated date: 13 December 2016
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