Course overview

Construction (Bricklaying) Level 1 City of Bristol College

Sorry, this course is now full for September 2021, but it might be available at an alternative time or venue.

This one-year, full-time programme of study will introduce you to bricklaying. lt will help you develop the skills you will need to progress onto a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

This course is for school leavers aged 16-18.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

If you’re a school leaver and interested in bricklaying, this course is an ideal stepping stone towards achieving your ambition and a career within the construction industry.

You need to be 16-18 to join this course.

What you'll learn

You will build your skills and knowledge in being organised, costing repair jobs, making minor repairs, drawing a plan of a room and building walls.

Course entry requirements

To join the course you must have:

  • two GCSEs Grade 2 (E) including Maths and English or
  • Level 1 Maths and English Functional Skills
  • To achieve an initial assessment of Level 1 in Maths and English

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is a full-time course. Alongside your College tutorials, you will be required to take part in work experience and self-directed study. You will also attend sessions to develop your employability and personal skills.

You will be assessed in a variety of ways to give you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills throughout the year.

Future career and study opportunities

On successful completion of the course you can progress to a Diploma Level 2 in Bricklaying.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationary.

You will need your own protective footwear for practical sessions. You will also need to buy a workwear uniform. You may need a high visibility vest, protective goggles and gloves for some tasks. We offer some equipment which is free for you to use in College.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

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Whatever happens, 16-18 year olds are guaranteed a place for 2021
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Fees and applications

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Construction (Bricklaying) Level 1 SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1490C01-1
Dates
02/09/2022 - 30/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
10.54
Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LMF1490C01-1 02/09/2022 - 30/06/2023 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 10.54 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply

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