Construction and the Built Environment

Brickwork - Level 2 - Full Time
Course Title
Brickwork - Level 2 - Full Time
Course Code
P000035
Mode of Study
Full Time
Qualification
CiTB – Diploma in Bricklaying
Start
03/09/2018
End
28/06/2019
Number of Weeks
36
Entry Requirements
Grade 3 or above in GCSE English and maths and two additional GCSEs at grade 3 or a full Level 1 qualification.
Leads on to
You may choose to progress on to a relevant Level 3 qualification or you may choose to seek an apprenticeship or employment.
Additional Information
All students will be required to purchase a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kit and safety boots. The PPE kit will need to be purchased via the College for £40. Safety boots cost approximately £25 and can be purchased externally or via the College.
ABOUT THE COURSE
This course is designed to follow on from Level 1 where you will enhance your skills and further your knowledge of the brickwork trade. You will learn how to build cavity walls with windows and door openings and build solid walls a pier. You will be expected to reach a higher level of accuracy and construct more complex walls than Level 1.
Areas of study include:
Construct cavity walling forming masonry structures
Construct solid walling incorporating isolated and attached piers
Construct thin joint masonry
Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
Set out masonry structures
Understanding construction technology
Understanding information, quantities and communication with others