Brickwork Level 2 Diploma
Construction, Planning and the Built Environment
What will you be working towards?
||Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Following on from the Level 1 Diploma you will further develop your hand skills while improving your knowledge of the trade. On this course you will learn how to build cavity walling, form masonry structures such as arches, and how to construct solid and cavity walling and isolated and attached piers. You will also learn how to interpret working drawings to set out masonry structures and carry out thin joint masonry and masonry cladding. If you have not yet achieve at least GCSE grade C in maths and/or English these subjects will form a compulsory part of your programme.
How will it be delivered?
By a series of practical tasks in the workshop and unit end tests. There will also be a final online test and summative practical test that will take up to 28 hours and involves four separate tasks including building a garden wall with an attached pier.
You must achieve at least four GCSEs at D/3 or above in different subjects including English and maths at least grade C/4, or an equivalent Functional Skill, plus appropriate Level 1 Diploma or relevant industry experience with a suitable reference.
Your next steps...
On successful completion of this course you will be able to progress to Level 3 Brickwork or, if you obtain suitable employment, you could continue your studies to achieve an Apprenticeship.