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Bricklaying Diploma Level 1

  • Location: Sheerness
  • Suitable Towns: Ashford, Broadstairs, Canterbury, Dartford, Deal, Dover, Faversham, Folkestone, Gravesend, Maidstone, Margate, Medway, Ramsgate, Romney Marsh, Sandwich, Sevenoaks, Sheerness, Sittingbourne, Swanley, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Whitstable
  • Dates: Continuous
  • Duration: 6 Months - 1 Year
  • Qualification Level: Level 1
  • Vocational Area: Construction
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  • Progression Routes: Bricklaying, Construction, Site, Builder
  • Suitable for EHCP: Yes - Sheppey college offers a range of support services for our learners to get the best experience possible from College.
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Course Details

This course is perfect if you are looking to start in the bricklaying trade. You will learn how to build brick walls, mix and store materials and calculate the quantities of materials needed for building. The course is a mixture of hands-on projects and classroom-based learning.

You will learn health & safety in construction, efficiency in the workplace, storing materials, mixing materials, building brick walls, calculating quantities of materials and functional skills.

This is a criteria-based course with seven units, knowledge test after each unit and a final multiple choice test. Practical skills are assessed through the construction of ten walls plus three timed building tasks including one scenario based question.


Course Benefits

This course could lead to progression onto a Level 2/3 Bricklaying course and then employment in the construction industry.