Construction and the Built Environment

Cskills Level 2 Diploma Bricklaying
Course Title
Cskills Level 2 Diploma Bricklaying
Course Code
C000050
Mode of Study
PART TIME
Start
12/09/2019
End
25/06/2020
Number of Weeks
34
Cost
800
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. Alternatively, 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 and piers. 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