Bricklaying Level 1
Bricklaying Level 1 is a construction industry recognised qualification. At Level 1 you will learn the basics of bricklaying, blocklaying, cavity walling, setting out masonry structures, building methods and interpreting drawings. You will also learn all aspects of Health and Safety in the Construction industry and have the opportunity to achieve your CSCS card. This is a requirement and provides proof that individuals working on construction sites have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out.
What topics are covered?
- Basic bricklaying
- Building methods and technology
- Interpreting drawings
- Joint masonry and cladding
- Cavity walling technology
- Communication skills
- Health & safety
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is most suited for people aged 16-18 who are just starting (out on their) vocational learning.
What are the entry requirements?
Interview and initial assessment
What qualifications will I gain?
Level 1 Diploma in Bricklaying
Who is the awarding body?City & Guilds
How will I be assessed?
Assessment through coursework, oral, written and practical examinations.
What can I do after this course?
You can progress to a level 2 diploma course, apprenticeship or employment.
What funding is available?For funding information, please refer to our Funding page.
Which department is this course in?Technology
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Cam Building at Somer Valley Campus.
Where can I find out more information?For advice or more details please telephone 01225 312191 or email email@example.com. You may also visit our Student Advice Centre.
If you have a learning difficulty or disability, please contact Additional Learning Support to arrange additional help.
How do I apply?Online: Click the "Apply" button and fill out an online application form.
By post: download the Full-Time Application Form and send to Student Advice Centre, Bath College, Avon Street, Bath BA1 1UP.
In person: Visit the Student Advice Centre in either of our campuses
To find out more about the application process, please go to the How to Apply page.