What will I do on this course?
Unit 201/601 Health, safety and welfare in construction
You will learn all about Health safety and welfare in construction ranging from legislation to fire safety to accident reporting
Unit 202/602 Principles of building construction, information and communication
You will learn the basis of construction including the roles and responsibilities of various other trades and construction professionals. You will also learn about the documentation and methods of communication that are used within the construction industry
Unit 203 Producing thin joint masonry and masonry cladding
You will learn about and gain practical experience of thin joint masonry and masonry cladding
Unit 204 Building solid walling, isolated and attached piers
You will learn about and gain practical experience of solid brick and block walls and brick piers
Unit 205 Interpreting working drawings to set out masonry structures
You will learn about and gain practical experience of setting out masonry structures
Unit 206 Construct cavity walling forming masonry structures
You will learn about and gain practical experience of constructing cavity walls
You may also be required to study maths and English as part of your course
Who is it for?
This course is suitable for 16-18 year olds who are progressing from the level 1 diploma in Bricklaying
How Is this course assessed?
You will be assessed in a number of different ways and receive regular feedback in reviews to guide your progress. Some of the ways in which your success will be measured are:
- Online assessments
- Practical assessments
- Portfolio work
What could I do next?
On successful completion of the course you may be able to progress to the level 3 Diploma in bricklaying. You could also apply for an apprenticeship in the bricklaying industry.
You will need protective footwear and a high visibility vest for practical sessions.
You will need to attend an information, advice and guidance session for this course.