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Level 1 Diploma in Bricklaying

Qualification type:
Level 1
Mode of study:
Full-Time Courses
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This bricklaying course is for you if you want to learn the basic skills required in this specialist trade to enable you to seek a job in the industry. At this level, you do not need experience, just enthusiasm and commitment to learn and undertake a range of small projects.

What Will I Learn

This course will help to develop the skills employers in industry are looking for such as technical and practical skills, problem solving, team working and communication.

Example Modules

  • Safe Working Practices in Construction
  • Basic Bricklaying
  • Building Methods and Construction Technology
  • Basic Masonry Structures

How Will I Be Assessed?

Progress and achievement is recorded throughout the year via practical assessments, theory assessments, external tests and a practical synoptic assignment.

Entry Requirements

2 GCSEs including English and Maths, and being able to show a genuine interest in the Bricklaying industry. And/or hold an Entry Level 3 qualification.

Additional Information

A course contribution fee of £50.00 will apply, this contributes towards an external trade-related trip, course textbook and course administration. You will have to supply your own safety boots and overalls.


Upon successful completion, you may proceed onto the Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying.

Career Opportunities

You will be able to find full employment in the bricklaying industry.

Costs & Funding

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