What courses can I do after this?
Successful completion of this course will help you to progress to a Level 2 Diploma Full-Time programme or an apprenticeship. It is not possible to become fully qualified unless you gain employment in the industry and are assessed on-site.
What jobs can I get?
Level 1 is the ideal stepping stone for progression within the industry. You can find work as an Improver Bricklayer or Labourer after this course with the opportunity to progress within the industry to become a Bricklayer, Ground Worker or General Builder.
To do this course you should have...
You will need to achieve GCSEs grades D-G including English and maths grades 3-1 (formerly D-G). Alternatively, successful completion of a Foundation Entry Level 3 qualification and have achieved an Entry Level 3 Functional Skill in English and maths.
What about work experience?
You will be expected to complete 30 hours of Work Related Experience including site visits, guest speakers and actual site work experience if available.
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
Steel toe capped boots, basic tools and stationery
You will cover the following subjects:
- Cavity walls
- Solid Walls
- Safe handling of materials
- Setting out
- Health and Safety
- The Construction Industry
- Working platforms
Depending on GCSE grades on entry - the study programme will include GCSE or Functional Skills in Maths and English.
Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment. September
More about the course
Here at The College we have a reputation for offering excellent skills training. The facilities are excellent and you will be taught by well-qualified staff who are professionals in their chosen fields, with sound industrial experience, knowledge and expertise. You will be issued with an essentials list during your interview or at enrolment.