Bricklaying – Advanced Apprenticeship
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The Advanced Apprenticeship offers an in-depth, practical approach and a solid platform for anyone wishing to develop a career in bricklaying and masonry.
- Course Type Apprenticeship
- Subject Area Construction and Trades
- Qualification Apprenticeship
- Study Mode: Full Time Only
- Course Level Level 3
- Location Construction Centre
- Course Length Up to 30 months
A Bricklaying Apprentice will increase their skills in laying bricks, blocks and other types of building components in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches and other structures.
- Understanding occupational methods of work
- Learn to set out and erect complex masonry structures
- Ensuring safe working practices in construction
- Developing and maintaining good working relationships
- Analysing technical information, quantities and communicating with others
- Building methods in construction technology
- Carry out structural and decorative brickwork
- Repair and maintain masonry structures
- Understanding Health and Safety and welfare regulations
Example job roles include: Lead Bricklayer
You will achieve:
- IFA Level 3 Bricklaying Apprenticeship
- End Point Assessment
- If required: Functional Skills (English, Maths)
Next steps… Some Apprentices go straight into employment, either working for a company, a subcontractor, or as a self-employed trader.
- Entry Requirements
You will have completed the Level 2 Apprenticeship to progress on to the Advanced Apprenticeship. Every employer is different and therefore the entry requirements can vary. As a guide you ideally need GCSE grade 4 or above in English and Maths. However, we will work with you and provide additional support in order to help you achieve the functional skills element or GCSE requirements of the Apprenticeship. Support can be delivered either prior to your Apprenticeship via a traineeship or during the delivery of your programme. An interest in the industry is essential.
- Specialist building
- Practical work areas
- Trade specific classroom
- Learning resource centre
- Additional Costs
At the start of your course you may need to buy some one off basic equipment, tools and textbooks.
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What our students think?
I would highly recommend any business to take on an apprentice to benefit future generations. As a former apprentice, I really value the apprenticeship scheme and recognise the importance of offering real life, hands on experiences for new apprentices. I have employed two apprentices who have both been very hard working and dedicated to the... Read more >
“My Grandad was a carpenter and so from a young age I have always wanted to be a carpenter too. I thought doing an apprenticeship was the best way to get into the trade. If you prefer to be hands on then this course, or any construction course, is perfect, as you are active all... Read more >
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