This course is the perfect choice if you want to develop an advanced skillset that will help you not only succeed, but excel in the construction trade. Learning in our exceptional workshop facilities, you will become adept in building complex masonry structures, including axed arches, decorative panels, chimneys and fireplaces. You will also learn about the wider construction industry, and how brickwork interacts with other trades and professions. This will provide you with essential knowledge for future employment in the sector, which you will be well prepared for upon the completion of your studies. The course provides an introduction to health and safety in construction as well as an introduction to the construction industry in general.
Students will learn about the different types of construction, sustainability, energy saving materials used in construction and the job opportunities that are available. Practical skills are developed through a series of bricklaying projects where the student must read drawings and produce a finished piece of works.
GCSE English D Math's D or A Level 1 construction course and have an employer to support you through the course.
After completing a Level 2 Apprenticeship you may be able to progress to the Level 3, continue working for your employer, or seek other employment opportunities within the brickwork profession. Following a Level 3 Apprenticeship, you may also be able to progress to a higher education course in a related subject.