Level 1 - Construction Skills - Bricklaying Pathway (1 Year)

Key Facts
  • Starts September
  • Course Type Full Time
  • Duration One Year
  • You Need 3 Requirements needed View


We can teach you real skills that will not only help you build a future career but will be with you for life. Talented and trustworthy tradespeople are always in demand. On our courses you’ll not only get the practical skills you need to find work but our team of tutors, who are all industry experienced, will help give you the confidence and know-how that could even see you go on to set up your own business.

What will I learn

You will learn basic bricklaying skills, creating a range of brickwork structures, using different bonding methods. You will learn how to lay blocks to line, gauge and level. You will also learn about the construction of cavity walls, safe working practices, quantities and communication. Your practical assessments will be cavity walls which most houses are constructed from, blockwork and internal and external corners.

How will I learn

The course is taught using both practical and theoretical methods. We will start with the basics in practical and build confidence before moving onto more technical work. In the classroom we will use interactive games and model bricks to assist learning.

Additional Information

This programme of study involves other essential elements such as Maths, English, tutorials, My Work Search, enrichment and work experience.

You will be taught by skilled tutors that are experts in their fields with current site experience.
The building industry is currently booming and qualified bricklayers can earn between £500 and £1000 per week.
Apprenticeship opportunities are available and this course is the perfect preparation for those looking for an apprenticeship.
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