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Diploma in Brickwork – Level 1

You’ll develop the skills and knowledge you need to enter the bricklaying trade within the construction industry.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Construction - Brickwork
School Leaver - Vocational/Technical
Location: Hudson Building
Full Time or Part Time: FT
Level: 1
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Hudson Building

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/diploma-in-brickwork-level-1
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Course Information for Students

Covering both practical and theoretical aspects of the trade, this course offers an ideal introduction to the sector nd gives you the opportunity to progress to higher levels. 

Offers of a place on the course are dependent on your qualifications and practical aptitude.  You will have an interview and initial assessment.  Following a successful interview and initial assessment results, you will be allocated a place to study the practical and theoretical elements of bricklaying.  Parents and carers are welcome to attend the interview but not the initial assessment.

Practical and theoretical tests will be delivered throughout the programme of study.  Units will cover safe working practices, cavity walling, contributing to setting out and several other basic bricklaying skills.

You will learn on-site

You will need to supply your own safety footwear.  A small charge may be made for other Personal Protective Equipment required to complete the course.

Assessment is via observation of practical work.  You may be required to undertake real trade projects, on which you will also be assessed.  Your Maths and English skills will be assessed through a controlled assessment or final exam.

Further study

You can progress to a Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying as a full-time learner. If you continue your studies, you will develop your literacy and numeracy skills further.

Careers

You will have the potential to enter an apprenticeship or employment in the construction industry. There is a wide range of career options in construction crafts.

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

If you are an employer and would like to know more about the apprenticeships and professional training we deliver or how you can get involved in co-creating and co-delivering curriculum, please contact us via email on businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk, call us on 01332 387 421 or visit our employer pages here.

Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Bricklayers and Masons

£29136

Bricklayers and Masons

Elementary Construction Occupations

£23803

Elementary Construction Occupations

Construction and Building Trades n.e.c.

£29951

Construction and Building Trades n.e.c.

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: October 18, 2021 1:47 pm