Bricklaying for Beginners

Bricklaying for Beginners

A practical course for beginners covering the skills required to perform basic brickwork tasks.

Course Information

  • Course Type Adult - Leisure
  • Subject Area Construction and Trades
  • Qualification N/A
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Beginners
  • Location Construction Centre
  • Course Length 8 weeks
  • Start Date 29-Sept-2020
  • Day Tuesday
  • Times 18.00-21.00
  • Fee £203
  • Reduced Fee £93
  • Course Code XOEBRKFO/8/A

A practical course for beginners covering the skills required to perform basic brickwork tasks. You will need to wear solid shoes and overalls/old clothing. All materials provided.

Students will have informal assessment and feedback from the tutor and this will be recorded on an individual learning plan. Students will not have access to machinery during classes.

There are further dates throughout the year – please contact us for information or visit the website again from October 2020.

You will cover:

  • Bonding
  • Brick on edge
  • Corner building
  • English bond
  • Oversailing courses
  • Setting out
  • Soldier courses
  • Pointing methods
Entry Requirements

All abilities are welcome. All students on construction courses are required to have their own steel-toed shoes. Overalls or a change of clothing must be brought to each lesson.


Learners will be given a college ID badge and have access to all college facilities, including learning centres and computers.

Additional Costs


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