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Bricklaying Level 3 Diploma at Newbury College

Course description

This course covers building methods and construction technology, including how to carry out decorative, structural brickwork and repair, erect and maintain masonry structures. You will also learn how to read and understand drawings and quantify materials.

Entry requirements

Students will need to have five GCSE passes at grade C or above, preferably including Maths and English. Alternatively, students will be accepted onto the course if they have an equivalent vocational qualification at a merit grade, and Functional Skills Maths and English, preferably at Level 2. All students must have achieved, or show the ability to achieve, Maths and English to GCSE grade C or equivalent. Where a student has not yet fulfilled this requirement, a functional skills qualification is a mandatory part of this course.


Assessment includes coursework, oral examination, practical examination and written examination.

Future opportunities

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Building Studies, employment or an Apprenticeship.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 03 May 2016

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