The purpose of this qualification is to equip you with the knowledge and understanding to progress into a job role in the Construction industry.
The purpose of this qualification is to equip you with the knowledge and understanding to progress into a job role in the Construction industry. Students will also have the option to progress to a Level 3 qualification in their chosen trade.
The Level 2 qualification provides you with a range of Bricklaying skills and knowledge, alongside this you will develop an understanding of the Health and Safety Requirements for working in the Construction industry.
You will work to recognised industrial standards and will gain the underpinning knowledge and skills to prepare you for a career in the industry. The college has close links to construction companies and the training exercises and working conditions you will undertake as part of the course are similar to those experienced on site.
Conditions at this training centre reflect those on site. Students are required to wear protective overalls, toe protective footwear, a recommended basic tool kit and text book.
Trips to building exhibitions and building sites are planned as part of your studies. You can also take a Health & Safety test.
Construction is a booming industry and is forecast to continue with this trend. We have invested in our Construction buildings, to improve the space and work conditions for our students.
The workshop space allows both carpentry and bricklaying groups to have the very best teaching and learning experience on their chosen course.
Modules can include:
The course is for 16-19 year olds who wish to enter the professional world of construction.
Practical tests, in-course assessment and end of unit tests.
Students will need to purchase protective overalls and toe-protective footwear as well as a recommended basic tool kit, a reference book and basic stationery. Students are allocated a certain amount of free printing, after which a small fee will be incurred.
Successful completion of Bricklaying Level 1 Diploma
Students have the option to progress to a Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying Construction Skills or an Apprenticeship. Successful students may move straight into employment or continue training towards supervisory and management positions and qualifications within the Construction Industry.
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