Bricklaying - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2)

This Level 2 course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in Bricklaying



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10055

Campus: Newtownards

Study Type: Full-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Type Campus Start
Full-Time Newtownards
05/09/2022
Full-Time Newtownards
05/09/2022

Course Overview

Bricklayers build and repair walls, chimney stacks, tunnel linings and decorative stonework. They may also refurbish brickwork and masonry on restoration projects

This Level 2 apprenticeship is a 2 year programme and requires you to secure an employer prior to enrolment. Students will spend 3-4 days with the employer and 1 day in college.

Learners will be required to complete two qualifications:

C&G Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying and a C&G Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations.

Modules may include:

  • Safe Working practices
  • Solid and Cavity Walling Information, quantities and communicating
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Solid walling isolated and attached piers
  • Interpret working drawings to set out masonry structures
  • Cavity walling forming masonry structures

You will also work towards a Personal Development qualification and will be involved in a range of activities, designed to improve employability.

Ideal If:

You have an employer and want the skills to pursue a lifelong career in Bricklaying.

You'll Learn:

Building methods and construction technology, interpreting drawings, solid walling, cavity walling and health and safety.

You'll Love:

Our state of the art bricklaying suite and the very practical nature of the programme.

You'll Progress:

Successful completion of this programme will enable you to progress to the Level 3 Apprenticeship in Bricklaying or you can go straight into employment.

You'll Need:

An employer and 5 GCSEs including at least Grade F in English and Maths. However to help you succeed on the course it is preferable if you have a minimum of Grade D in Maths and English.

Applicants will be required to attend for interview and undertake a skills test before entry to the course can be guaranteed. 

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

Related Courses

DIY Brickwork

This course encourages students to design and work on projects of their own choice.

Level 2 Diploma In Bricklaying

This two year Further Education course provides the skills and underpinning knowledge you need to become recognised as a bricklayer. (This Full-time option has been replaced by the Level 2 Traineeship. Please search for 10763 code or the word Traineeship).

Bricklaying - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)

This 2 year course is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge to further develop a career in Bricklaying. 1-2 Days a week will be spent in college and 2-3 days will be spent on site with an employer.

Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying

You will attend the college 1day per week over a 2 year period. This course provides the skills and underpinning knowledge you will need to become recognised as a bricklayer.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Type Campus Start
Full-Time Newtownards
05/09/2022
Full-Time Newtownards
05/09/2022

Enquiries Information

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Further Education

Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
FT
FE
Bricklaying - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2)
Y10055NF1A
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Newtownards

05/09/2022

18

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FE
Bricklaying - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2)
Y10055NF2A
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Newtownards

05/09/2022

18

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