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Stone Masonry Apprenticeship Level 2 at Bath College

Course description

This two-year apprenticeship is designed to prepare you for a career in stonemasonry. It will develop your skills and knowledge enabling you to work in the industry. You will have the option of studying as a banker mason or fixer mason depending on your job role and use your skills to carve architectural features, cut and shape blocks or lay and fit stonework into place on construction projects.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course, although maths and English GCSEs at C or above are desirable.


Assessment of the NVQ is carried out in the workplace and the assessor will help your employee to identify any gaps in their knowledge or skills and plan to close these gaps through exercises and activities set between assessment visits.

Other elements will take place in the college with a class and tutor and will finish with exams.

Future opportunities

The qualification allows a candidate to progress to either the workplace as detailed above or onto specialised qualifications at the same, or higher level.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 03 February 2016

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