Bricklaying Construction Diploma Level 1


A basic introductory course to help you progress to higher level qualifications.


This course is a basic introductory course covering practical and job related knowledge required for a career in brickwork. You will gain a nationally recognised qualification which will help you to develop your basic skills and progress to higher level courses.

How long is the course?

One year.

How will I be assessed?

You'll be assessed through the following methods:

- Practical assessment
- Theory tests
- Online tests
- Health and safety test

What will I study?

The course consists of units which cover basic blocklaying and bricklaying skills, basic cavity walling, building methods and construction technology.

What can I go on to study?

Upon successful completion you could progress to the Level 2 Bricklaying Construction Diploma or an NVQ Level 2 if you have an appropriate placement.

Entry requirements

You will be required to undertake an initial assessment, an aptitude test and complete a successful interview.

You will also need four GCSEs at grade A-D, which must include Maths and English or the equivalent.

Start dates and costs

The table below shows you when the course starts.  You may be charged a fee for your course depending on your age and circumstances. 

Start DateDurationCodeAnnual Fee (Age)Actions
16-18over 19
Oct 20151 yr(s)1923A1268Free400.00Apply Online

How do I apply?

Apply online or by calling 0808 100 3626.

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