City & Guilds Diploma in Bricklaying Level 2
City of Newport Campus
05 September 2022
Level 1 (Foundation) Diploma in Bricklaying and either GCSE Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language grade C or above
In a nutshell
You’ll study a blend of practical and theoretical construction units focusing on bricklaying.
This course is for you if...
... You have a keen interest in construction
... You have aspirations of becoming a qualified bricklayer
... You’d like a mix of practical study and theoretical knowledge
What will I be doing?
You’ll study practical and theoretical construction units including:
- Principles of building construction, information and communication
- Building solid walling, isolated and attached piers
- Interpreting working drawings to set out masonry structures
- Constructing cavity walling forming masonry structures
- Producing thin joint masonry and masonry cladding
You’ll be assessed through practical projects, written and online tests. Upon successful completion, you’ll gain the following qualifications:
What is expected of me?
In order to apply, you’ll need a Level 1 (Foundation) Diploma in Bricklaying and either GCSE Maths/Maths Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language Grade C or above.
You need to have a desire to work in the construction industry. Full commitment to attendance is required, as is respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject and self-motivation. You’ll be continually assessed and there is an expectation that you’ll continue your studies and coursework during your own time.
What comes next?
Level 3 Diploma Bricklaying, an Apprenticeship or employment.
You’ll need to purchase appropriate Personal Protective Equipment at an approximate cost of £40.00, as well as your own stationery equipment.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team
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