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Bricklaying (Level 3)

Why study this course?

If you are looking to work in one of the varied trades within the construction industry then our wide range of study programmes will equip you with the skills that you need. Study programmes are delivered by experienced staff in industry standard, well-equipped workshops. Due to the need to acquire essential skills in each discipline, progression to the higher levels is dependent upon successful completion of each lower level. Tresham College has excellent links with industry and has helped students to gain apprenticeships and employment with local companies.

What will I study?

You will develop complex bricklaying knowledge and skills, in addition to preparing you for first line supervisory roles within the construction industry. The qualification covers; principles of organising, planning and pricing construction. Work, repair and maintenance of structures, constructing radial and battered work, carrying out decorative and reinforced brickwork, constructing fireplaces and chimneys and health safety and welfare in construction.

What will I be able to do after I complete this course?

This study programme will prepare you for progression on to the Bricklaying Level 3 study programme or an apprenticeship.

Are there any additional costs?

• Personal protective equipment for the course (PPE)
approx. £30
• Textbooks approx. £20
• You will also be required to pay approx. £40 to take
a CSCS test. This will allow you to complete the
mandatory 30 hours work experience required as part
of this study programme

Is there anything else I need to know when considering this course?

Although the government has announced that exams will not be going ahead this summer, we are committed to ensuring that all students who apply to join us this year will be able to do so. We therefore want to reassure you that you have nothing to worry about with regards to applying for one of our programmes starting in September 2020. We are committed to ensuring that the challenges of the current situation will not prevent our future students from achieving their full potential, we are with you every step of the way. To apply online, select the 'Apply' button. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen

What qualifications will I gain?

• Bricklaying City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma • Health, Safety and Environment (CSCS) Test AND • English and maths qualifications if required