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Bricklaying (Intermediate) - Level 2


This course is specifically designed to enhance your skills, knowledge, and behaviours in the field of bricklaying. Its primary objective is to equip you with advanced techniques and expertise, empowering you to effectively prepare for your future endeavours, whether it be an apprenticeship or a full-time employment opportunity within the construction trade of your preference.

Located in our dedicated Wet Trades Academy, within our state-of-the-art Construction Centre in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, you'll have access to exceptional facilities that are among the best in the sector. With practical areas and classrooms in close proximity, you'll have the perfect environment to refine the specialist skills and techniques necessary for your chosen trade, ensuring you're well-prepared for future employment opportunities.

Start dates and fees

  • Uniform and PPE must be purchased in advance.
Start DateCodeAnnual Fee (Age)Actions
16-18over 19
Sep 20241578A1024FREE£500.00** EApply

E You may be eligible for fee exemption depending on your circumstances. Please see our fees for adult learners page for more information.

What will I study?

  • Interpreting working drawings to set out masonry structures
  • Producing thin joint masonry and masonry cladding
  • Building solid walling, isolated and attached piers
  • Construct cavity walling forming masonry structures

Entry requirements

  • A minimum of two GCSEs at grade 3 in English and maths
  • Or Functional Skills at grade 2 in English and maths
  • Or successful completion of the Bricklaying (Beginner) - Level 1 course

Study programmes - essential skills for employment

If you're a student between the ages of 16 and 18 (or 19 to 25 with an EHC Plan) we want to make sure you have the best possible chances of landing an awesome job once you finish college.

Students who haven't achieved a grade 4/C in GCSE maths or English to continue studying these subjects while you're here with us. By doing so, you'll be building a strong foundation of skills that will significantly boost your employability in the future.

Think of it as a chance to supercharge your knowledge and abilities. You'll be equipped with the tools necessary to tackle the world beyond college with confidence. Plus, we'll be right here to support you every step of the way.

In addition, to help you gain essential skills for employment, all students aged 19 and under and studying a full-time course with us will take part in our study programmes.

How long is the course?

One year.

What can I progress onto?

Career opportunities

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How do I apply?

Apply online

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