Course: CSkills Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying

Department: Construction

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

The Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying is designed to provide an introduction to the construction industry. Learners will gain knowledge on how to prepare for a career in Bricklaying.

The qualification will provide you with an opportunity to:

  • Explore the skills and knowledge required for working in the construction industry
  • Gain an awareness of the importance of health and safety in construction
  • Gain awareness about environmental issues relating to construction

Work experience forms a large part of the study programme with learners needing to complete over 300 hours off-site work experience. This has to be undertaken in an area related area to your main qualification and learners are expected to secure this prior to commencing the course if possible.

What You Study

  • Exploring health, safety and welfare in construction
  • Construction drawing techniques
  • Set out masonry structures
  • Erect masonry structures
  • Sustainability in the construction Industry
  • Maths and / or English (if not achieved at grade 4).

Entry Requirements

Students are required to complete the Level 1 Award in Bricklaying before commencing this course.

Callum Tullock

CSkills Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying

Callum has always been interested in construction and had this course recommended to him by people he knows. He studied the level one and level two course and moved onto the level three because he wanted to build complex structures and get industry experience.